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Five hour energy linked to more than a dozen deaths

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(CNN) - Five hour energy shot may be supplying users with too big of a rush.

According to the  New York Times, records from the Food and Drug Administration show that those Five-Hour Energy shots you see on counters almost everywhere have been linked to 13 deaths and 30 life-threatening incidents since 2008. The life - threatening incidents include heart attacks, convulsions, and at least one "spontaneous abortion". This comes a month after the F-D-A said Monster energy drinks were linked to five deaths.

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