Because phenibut is not allowed by the FDA in dietary supplements, insurance carriers cannot write policies for merchants who sell dietary supplements with phenibut in it. Should an incident occur (i.e., a customer experiencing a potentially deadly side effect), it would fall on the seller’s head to absorb the full liability.
Despite rebranding to Red Dawn Energy, the energy shot company has elected to add phenibut back into their products. It should be noted that Red Dawn Energy is made all the more effective with phenibut as an ingredient and would likely be significantly less potent without it, which may have played a role in their decision to add the drug back into their products.
Red Dawn continues to stand behind its products with Phenibut in them. On their website, they claim their Red Dawn Energy shot can:
“de-clutter the closet of your mind with this synergistic concoction of brain-optimizing nutrients. It’s juice with no jitters. It’s serenity with no sluggishness. It’s what energy drinks want to be when they grow up. Unleash your inner-genius.”