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Gaming Energy Drink - Natural Booster VS Chemistry


Gamer often fall back on gaming booster and gaming energy drinks to gain better performance in their sessions regarding reaction, perseverance and focus.

Unfortunately, the fact is that conventional gaming energy drinks are not as efficient as the manufacturers often promise. Although the focus and response increases, the focus is also on a tremor feeling and over-sensitivity.

March 2022 was published by a new study Guayusa as a gaming booster that promises a multi-performance of 21% compared to placebo and 12% compared to a conventional energy drink.

Table of contents

  1. The problem with conventional energy drinks & boosters
  2. Guayusa Gaming Energy Drink
  3. Study situation too Guayusa
    1. Tremor
    2. Endurance
    3. focus
  4. Conclusion - Guayusa As a gaming energy drink

1. The problem with conventional energy drinks & boosters

Conventional gaming energy drinks and boosters are not only consumed in professionals, but also in amateur and home competitions. The reason is the performance increase promised by manufacturers. The study situation for this is split and on the one hand comes to the conclusion that a significant increase in performance can be achieved and on the other hand that eSport athletes show no significant improvements.

In addition, gaming energy drinks and booster have caused a sensation worldwide due to a negative effects. Gamer sometimes drink several energy drinks during a session, which in the worst case even one Hospitalization can lead. And also Studies Warn of excessive applying and consumption of boosters.

2. Guayusa Gaming Energy Drink

Guayusa is a plant consumed in the Amazon rainforest, which is prepared like a tea. Different to Mate, Guarana or Tea has Guayusa About a particularly balanced composition to amino acids, Antioxidants and watchmakers like caffeine, Theobromine, Theophyllin and the calming and focusing antagonist to caffeine, L-theanin.

More about the ingredients of Guayusa You can find out in our contribution to the individual Active ingredients of Guayusa tea. This can give you a deeper insight into why Guayusa as a natural gaming energy drink can look so good.

3rd study situation too Guayusa 

Some new studies were released in early 2022 Guayusa as a gaming energy drink, including from the University of Memphis College of Health Sciences.

In the placebo -controlled, double -blind, randomized study, it was found that Guayusa Compared to conventional energy drinks, there was no tremor feeling, improved perseverance and more focus.

3.1. Tremor

Synthetic energy drinks led to a 35%increase in the unpleasant trembling grass about an hour after consumption. Subject with Guayusa In contrast, this feeling did not increase.

At the same time, the increase in the hormone adrenaline was examined, which Guayusa was 82% lower. If concentration is too high, adrenaline can lead to uncontrolled reactions towards a string of the body and mind.

Many know this feeling of paralysis as overloaded state of stress.

3.2. Endurance

The vast majority also reported improved vitality for more energy, effort and enthusiasm during a four-hour gaming session.

In addition, the absorption of caffeine in the body was examined. The results could show that this in Guayusa Existing caffeine was absorbed faster and more and also had a longer noticeable effect.

The synthetic gaming energy drink reached the absorbed maximum later and the effect decreased faster.

You can find out more during caffein times in our Comparison between natural and chemical caffeine.

3.3. focus

The third important pillar is the focus. This is not only an important factor in gaming, but for any kind of work and creative process.

55% of the participants had improved performance score (AX-CPT score) and a 12% more efficient kill score compared to conventional synthetic gaming energy drinks. In addition, could Guayusa significantly increase the response time of over 65% of the participants.

4. Conclusion - Guayusa As a gaming energy drink

Synthetic gaming energy drinks and booster will not disappear overnight, but over time the increased overall performance and thus the better result in gaming will inevitably move to a change.

What counts in the end is the result. Guayusa may still be "unsexy" and "complicated" in the preparation, since it is not delivered in the can, but a 5-minute preparation of Guayusa Tea in front of the gaming session can already make a difference in the score.

In addition, your own preparation of the personal gaming energy drink also enables determining the strength of the drink and thus the intensity.

The basis is particularly suitable Guayusa PURE and DARK, because these varieties from 100% Guayusa exist and thus contain the largest proportion of active ingredients.

Guayusa tea

Organic Guayusa from GUYA is original Guayusa from Ecuador. You can order our Guayusa directly from our shop and have it delivered to your home.

GUYA is Europe's first and largest Guayusa brand that offers you a large selection of Guayusa products. Our versatile Guayusa blends bring variety to your everyday life, keep you awake, focused and relaxed at the same time.

Since 2016 we have been working directly with farmers from Ecuador without intermediaries and have learned a lot about the processing of guayusa.

We look forward to your Guayusa order. 

Powder Guayusa

Buy pure guayusa tea powder. Our Guayusa powder offers you a variety of preparations without losing the organic quality.

Our PURE Guayusa Powder is original Guayusa, but particularly finely sieved to extract the powder particles . You can use the Guayusa powder in preparation of  a latte, cappuccino, espresso or for smoothies and pastries.

With the use of our Dripper , Guayusa powder can easily be used to prepare tea. The dripper's has a double-walled sieve that prevents the powder particles from getting into your tea. This way you can enjoy a delicious Guayusa tea without tea leaves in the water.


The Guayusa sets contain all our Guayusa tea flavours  as well as our tea accessories.Purchasing Guayusa in Sets is a best way to save money because  the Guayusa is in cheaper price in Sets than when sold as an individual product.

Our Guayusa comes from Ecuador and is organically grown there and traded fairly by us.

Each Guayusa set is put together differently and offers you a cheap alternative to expensive individual orders. Choose from sets with a teapot, tea glass, thermos flask, tea strainer and our 7 Guayusa varieties.


Our high-quality tea accessories made from stainless steel and special borosilicate glass have a long service life and can withstand all temperatures unconditionally! Find the right tea accessory for you in our online shop!

The glass products, as well as our stainless steel tea strainers, are suitable for any loose tea. All products can easily be cleaned in the dishwasher or under running water.

You can buy our products individually or in a combined package at a lower price.

Our tea accessories online shop also offers you a large selection of Guayusa tea which all together, as a set, make   an excellent gift.

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