Because America. The country where most products are poison anyway. I keep seeing people say that they are better now than they used to be. Yeah that may be true, but that doesn't mean they're safe. Just slightly more safe. They can still kill you.
The manufacturer removed the caffeine. Now they are no different than drinking any other very sweet alcohol drink. Higher alcohol content than beer but less than liquor. I still have an occasional grape flavor when I want something different.
The old formula was terrible - lots of caffeine and other chemicals that raised your heart rate. The company has released a new formula that is better for you – with less caffeine and nothing artificial. I’d still caution you to be careful when consuming, however. Mixing alcohol and caffeine is strenuous on your heart. This is something to consume in moderation.
They changed the way they made them...there not bad for you beside the fact that it alcohol ...that was all the hype before but its totally different now... I drank them before they changed the formula and on the can it used to say warning contains caffeine now it does not say that at all. It def a lot weaker