What does POCARI SWEAT means?

What does POCARI SWEAT means?

“POCARI” does not have any specific meaning, but conveys a light and bright feeling in Japanese. “SWEAT” is a reminder that the beverage replaces the important water and ions that are lost through perspiration.


In regard to the name POCARI SWEAT, the word “sweat” was used in order to make the concept unmistakable, and “pocari” is a catchy word that conveys the image of a refreshing blue sky in Japanese. POCARI SWEAT was created based on the concept of a rehydration drink to be consumed after sweating.

Is drinking POCARI SWEAT healthy?

POCARI SWEAT is healthier beverage that smoothly supplies lost water and ions. With a composition close to you body fluid, it is quickly absorbed and retained longer in your body. POCARI SWEAT is thus recommended when you lose body fluid: exercise, outdoor activities, fever or whenever you feel dehydrated.

Who drinks POCARI SWEAT?

In 1982, it was exported overseas for the first time, to Hong Kong and Taiwan, followed the next year by Singapore, Bahrain, Oman and Saudi Arabia. By the mid-1990s, Pocari Sweat had become Japan’s first domestically produced non-alcoholic drink to ship over $1 billion in product.

What is ion drink?

*An ion supply drink provides the body with water and electrolytes (sodium ions, etc.) lost while sweating.

Can you drink POCARI SWEAT when sick?

When you have a fever or take exercise, it’s better to drink “POCARI SWEAT”.

Is it okay to drink POCARI SWEAT at night?

Before bed and after waking up Drinking Pocari before you go to sleep will help offset this loss, while also providing electrolytes so that you wake up fresh. The drink’s low sugar content also won’t keep you from falling asleep.

Can diabetic drink POCARI SWEAT?

POCARI SWEAT is not a direct cause of diabetes. Diabetes is caused by variety of contributing factors. POCARI SWEAT is a soft drink that contains salt and sugar, providing about 25 kilocalories per 100 milliliters. For people at risk of diabetes, drinking POCARI SWEAT is not the only issue to consider.

What is the benefits of ion water?

Ionized water is a commercially available form of alkaline water (water with a high pH value), which is believed to offer several health benefits, such as improved bone health, slowing down the aging process, improved gastrointestinal health, and decreased risk of cancer and heart disease.