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    kenro56 posted:
    does anyone have info on the ingredients taurine and carnitine in energy drinks and are they harmful to kidney transplant recipients
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    mrscora01 responded:
    I'd be more worried about the high levels of caffeine, for myself. I avoid it with my new kidney so it won't dehydrate me.

    Cora


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