Latest News - Deccan Chronicle www.deccanchronicle.com/rss/lifestyle/rss.xml en Banned energy drink that gives you erection http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140418/lifestyle-offbeat/article/banned-energy-drink-gives-you-erection   Melbourne: MosKa, the energy drink, has been marketed as a drink for adults that will give them an erection.    According to the authorities, the drink may not provide the happy ending which the consumers were hoping for, News.com.au reported. 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