FAQs

?About Berocca Forward


  • Q What is Berocca® Forward?

    Berocca® Forward is a healthier* energy drink. It’s got Berocca’s vitamins and minerals, as well as the natural stimulant guarana to give you the energy boost you expect, but with half the calories and sugar of other energy drinks.

    *compared to other full sugar energy drinks
  • Q What are the active ingredients in Berocca® Forward?

    As per ingredient list.
  • Q What is the best time of day to enjoy Berocca® Forward?

    You can enjoy Berocca® Forward at any time of the day. Our recommendation is to take Berocca® Forward when you need an energy boost.
  • Q How often can I enjoy Berocca® Forward

    Recommended one can daily.
  • Q Are there any health issues associated with prolonged daily use of Berocca® Forward?

    Berocca® Forward is suitable for daily consumption by the general adult population. Berocca® Forward contains 80mg of caffeine, which is about as much as an average cup of coffee so, if you are concerned or suffer from any medical conditions, we recommend you speak to a healthcare professional. Berocca® Forward is not recommended for children, pregnant or lactating women, or people sensitive to caffeine.
  • Q Will Berocca® Forward keep me awake?

    Berocca® Forward contains 80mg of caffeine; equivalent to an average cup of coffee, so it may keep you awake at night especially if you have it late in the day.
  • Q Where can I buy Berocca® Forward?

    Berocca® Forward is available from major supermarkets and petrol stations as well as selected convenience stores. If it is not available at your local store then please ask the store manager to contact us to stock some.

?Ingredients


  • Q What is Guarana and what does it do?

    Guaraná (Paullinia cupana) is a rainforest vine that was domesticated in the Amazon for its caffeine-rich fruits. Berocca® Forward with Natural Guarana is a fast acting energizer to give you the energy boost you expect from an energy drink PLUS Berocca’s vitamins and minerals.
  • Q How much caffeine is in Berocca® Forward?

    One can of Berocca® Forward contains 80mg of caffeine which includes naturally occurring caffeine from Guarana. Berocca® Forward contains about as much caffeine as an average cup of coffee.
  • Q Is the amount of caffeine in Berocca® Forward safe?

    As a food ingredient, caffeine is generally considered safe based on a long history of use and extensive research conducted over more than a century throughout the world. Because Berocca® Forward contains 80g of caffeine, it is not recommended for:
    • Children and adolescents less than 18 years of age
    • During pregnancy and lactation
    • People with known hypersensitivity to any component of the product
    • People who have been advised not to consume caffeine.
  • Q Does Berocca® Forward contain Taurine?

    No.
  • Q Does Berocca® Forward contain sugar?

    Each can of Berocca® Fowrd Red Berries contains 12g of natural cane sugar sourced locally and each can of Berocca® Forword Tropical Orange contains 12.5g of natural cane sugar sourced locally.
  • Q Does Berocca® Forward contain any preservatives?

    No. Berocca® Forward doesn’t contain any preservatives.
  • Q Is Berocca® Forward gluten free?

    Yes. Berocca® Forward is gluten free. So if you’re gluten intolerant, no worries – you can drink Berocca® Forward.
  • Q Does Berocca® Forward contain lactose?

    Berocca® Forward does not contain lactose.
  • Q How much sodium is in Berocca® Forward?

    Berocca® Forward contains less than 12.5 mg sodium per can.
  • Q How many kilojoules are in a can of Berocca® Forward?

    Each can of Berocca® Fowrd Red Berries contains 235kj and each can of Berocca® Forword Tropical Orange contains 240kj.

?Intake


  • Q Does Berocca® Forward help hangovers?

    Whilst there have been no studies conducted on the effect of Berocca® Forward on hangovers, alcohol can affect the absorption and use of the B group vitamins. Apart from the other essential vitamins and minerals, Berocca® Forward is a vitamin B supplement which may help restore depleted levels of B-vitamins. Drinking a lot of water or other rehydrating drinks will help towards preventing or lessening most hangover symptoms. Having a Berocca® Forward may also help you rehydrate.
  • Q Does Berocca® Forward help you lose weight?

    No. However, Berocca® Forward contains less sugar and kJ than many drinks.
  • Q Can I take Berocca® Forward when pregnant?

    Due to the caffeine content it is not recommended to take Berocca® Forward when pregnant.
  • Q Can I take Berocca® Forward when breastfeeding?

    Due to the caffeine content it is not recommended to take Berocca® Forward when breastfeeding.
  • Q Is Berocca® Forward suitable for children?

    Due to the caffeine content, Berocca® Forward is only recommended for adults.
  • Q Is Berocca® Forward suitable for vegetarians?

    Absolutely. If you’re a vegetarian, you can trust that Berocca® Forward does not contain animal-derived ingredients.
  • Q Is Berocca® Forward Halal certified?

    Berocca® Forward does not have a Halal Certification, but contains no animal derived ingredients.
  • Q Can people with blood sugar disorders take Berocca® Forward?

    Berocca® Fowrd Red Berries contains 12g of natural cane sugar per can Berocca® Forword Tropical Orange contains 12.5g of natural cane sugar.
  • Q Is Berocca® Forward suitable for vegans?

    If you’re a vegan and looking to fizz with vitamins and minerals, then Berocca® Forward is suitable for you.
  • Q Are there any health issues associated with prolonged daily use of Berocca® Forward?

    Berocca® Forward is suitable for daily consumption by the general population. Berocca® Forward contains caffeine equal to the amount in an average cup of coffee. If you are concerned, we recommend you speak to a healthcare professional.
  • Q Can I take Berocca® Forward with Nurofen or Panadol?

    There is no evidence to suggest that you can’t take Berocca® Forward with Nurofen or Panadol.
  • Q Does Berocca® Forward interfere with the contraceptive pill?

    There is no evidence to suggest that Berocca® Forward interferes with the contraceptive pill.