Mountain Dew

Caffeine Levels

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Mountain Dew is a popular carbonated drink made by PepsiCo.

What surprises many people is the level of caffeine in Mountain Dew - at 55mg it is significantly higher than Coca-cola. 

The drink comes in a multitude of flavors and serving sizes and special additions. Some additions of Mountain Dew have more caffeine, so check them in our database here. 

Live WireGame Fuel*Kick Start*
Code RedThrowbackDiet MD
Voltage*WhiteoutDiet Code Red
Smooth CitrusDewShineBlack Label
*Versions with more caffeine than original MD.

Previously, in several countries outside the US, Mountain Dew contained no caffeine.

However, it was reported that in the beginning of 2012, places like Canada now sell caffeinated mountain dew as the principle product. Canada used to have a regulation that prevented the sale of non-cola sodas containing caffeine.

Within the US and elsewhere, PepsiCo does make a caffeine-free version.

Besides caffeine, Mountain Dew contains a high amount of sugar. In fact one 16 fl.oz. bottle of Mountain Dew has more sugar than 2 Snickers candy bars.



Where To Buy Mountain Dew

Mountain Dew Drink Cans, 12 Fluid Ounce (Pack of 36)

Price: $10.29Available from Amazon / Mountain Dew

Mountain Dew

Price: $5.99Available from Amazon / Mountain Dew

Exam Time Care Package

Price: $45.80Available from Amazon / MyDormFood

Mountain Dew 24 / 24 oz. bottles by PepsiCo [Foods]

Price: $8.73Available from Amazon / PepsiCo

Mountain Dew (5 gallon)

Price: $115.00Available from Amazon / Pepsi

Ingredients in Mountain Dew

(Regular Mountain Dew) Carbonated water, high fructose corn syrup, concentrated orange juice and other natural flavors, citric acid, sodium benzoate (preserves freshness), caffeine, sodium citrate, gum arabic, erythorbic acid (preserves freshness), calcium disodium EDTA (to protect flavor) and brominated vegetable oil, yellow 5.

Sugar content: 46 grams (per 12 ounces).

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Caffeine Concentration

Mountain Dew contains 4.50 mgs of caffeine per fluid ounce (15.22mg/100 ml).

Caffeine (mg) per Ounce

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From the Mountain Dew website and the American Beverage Association