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Strength & Conditioning Journal:
doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e31821b1308
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Use of Caffeinated Chewing Gum as an Ergogenic Aid

Bellar, David PhD1; Judge, Lawrence W PhD2; Craig, Bruce W PhD, FNSCA

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Abstract

CAFFEINE HAS MANY BENEFICIAL PHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS. CUSTOMARY METHODS OF CAFFEINE ADMINISTRATION INCLUDE INGESTION EITHER IN CAPSULE FORM OR THROUGH CONSUMPTION OF CAFFEINATED BEVERAGES. CAFFEINATED CHEWING GUM IS A FORM OF CAFFEINE ADMINISTRATION THAT REPRESENTS A CONVENIENT ALTERNATIVE DELIVERY METHOD BASED ON THE RAPID DELIVERY THROUGH THE MUCOSAL LINING.

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