Caffeine in Drinks

Mountain Dew Code Red

Mountain Dew Code Red
Caffeine
54 mg
per 12 fl oz
MODERATE
This drink contains moderate levels of caffeine.
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Calories
170
kCal
Sugar
46
grams

Mtn Dew Code Red is a variety of Mountain Dew (from PepsiCo), but has The same caffeine content as regular MD.

This soft drink has a distinctive cherry flavor instead of the normal citrus flavor.

A diet version of Code Red is also available (sweetened with aspartame, ace-k, and sucralose).

Since Mountain Dew is one of the most caffeinated and sugary sodas available, parents should use caution in giving Code Red to their children.

A 20 Ounce Code Red would have as much caffeine as a weak cup of coffee and as much sugar 2 1/4 Snickers candy bars. 

Where to buy

Mountain Dew Code Red 20 Oz Plastic Bottles Pack of 24
Amazon.com price $62.00 ($0.13 / Fl Oz)
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Mountain Dew Code Red, 12oz Can (Pack of 18, Total of 216 Fl Oz)
Amazon.com price $24.22 ($2.02 / Fl Oz)
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Mountain Dew 3 Flavor Core Variety Pack (Dew, Code Red, Voltage), 12 Fl Oz (Pack of 18)
Amazon.com price $15.99 ($0.07 / Fl Oz)
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Ingredients in Mountain Dew Code Red

Carbonated Water, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Orange Juice From Concentrate, Citric Acid, Sodium Polyphosphates, Natural Flavor, Sodium Benzoate (preserves Freshness), Caffeine, Sodium Citrate, Gum Arabic, Erythorbic Acid (preserves Freshness), Calcium Disodium Edta (to Protect Flavor), Red 40, Potassium Benzoate (preserves Freshness), Brominated Vegetable Oil, Yellow 5 And Blue 1.

Includes 46 grams of sugar (per 12 ounces) for a total of 170 calories.

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Is Mountain Dew Code Red high in caffeine?

Mountain Dew Code Red contains 54 mg of caffeine in a 12 fl oz can.

This equates to 4.50 mg of caffeine for every fl oz and 15.22 mg for every 100 ml.

54 mg
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