- Caffeine Amount54 mg
- Caffeine strengthMODERATE
- Serving size
Mountain Dew is a popular citrus-flavored carbonated drink - stylized as Mtn Dew, and manufactured by PepsiCo.
What surprises many people is the level of caffeine in Mountain Dew - at 54mg it is significantly higher than Coca-cola.
The drink comes in a multitude of flavors and serving sizes and special editions.
Mountain Dew Variations
Previously, in several countries outside the US, Mountain Dew contained no caffeine. From 2012 this changed, with countries like Canada selling caffeinated Mountain Dew as the principal product.
Within the US and elsewhere, PepsiCo does make a caffeine-free version.
Besides caffeine, Mountain Dew contains a high amount of sugar.
The Discontinued Dews
Mountain Dew variations frequently come and go. For nostalgic purposes, here's some of the former Dews, still held in our database.
|Mountain Dew Black Label||83 mg||16 fl oz|
|Mountain Dew Kickstart Hydrating Boost||68 mg||12 fl oz|
|Mountain Dew Spiked||72 mg||16 fl oz|
|Mountain Dew Ultra Violet||54 mg||12 fl oz|
Where To Buy
Ingredients in Mountain DewCarbonated Water, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Concentrated Orange Juice, Citric Acid, Natural Flavor, Sodium Benzoate (preserves Freshness), Caffeine, Sodium Citrate, Gum Arabic, Erythorbic Acid (preserves Freshness), Calcium Disodium Edta (to Protect Flavor), Yellow 5
Includes 46 grams of sugar (per 12 ounces) for a total of 170 calories.
Is Mountain Dew high in caffeine?
Mountain Dew contains 4.50 mg of caffeine per fl oz (15.22 mg per 100 ml). A 12 fl oz can has a total of 54 mg of caffeine.
SourcesFrom the Mountain Dew website https://www.mountaindew.com/ and https://www.pepsicobeveragefacts.com/ See other references.
Last updated on 13 Apr 2021. Suggestions or corrections? Send Feedback