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5 Best Sugar-Free Electrolyte Drops for Active Lifestyles

Discover the best zero-sugar electrolyte drops to fuel your active lifestyle

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By Aimee Shelton
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Edited by Jovan Mijailović

Published November 5, 2023.

Best sugar-free electrolyte drops: a woman drinking water.

As temperatures cool, you can easily forget how staying hydrated can help you maintain your active lifestyle.

Your body knows how to stay hydrated, leveling minerals and fluids inside your body. But, when that delicate balance is shifted, you can be at risk for organ dysfunction. While mild dehydration doesn't cause severe organ failure, research suggests it can decrease your athletic performance—despite maximum efforts.

The best way to ensure you're hydrated is through taking enough minerals—which you can do easily by adding a few electrolyte drops to your water. To help take the guesswork out of choosing the proper supplement, we’ve identified the best sugar-free electrolyte drops for active lifestyles.

5 Best Zero-Sugar Electrolyte Drops for Active Living

  • Best overall sugar-free electrolyte drops: MAYU Electrolyte Drops
  • Best vegan sugar-free electrolyte drops: LyteShow Electrolyte Drops
  • Best keto-friendly sugar-free electrolyte drops: Keto Chow Electrolytes
  • Best hydrating sugar-free electrolyte drops: TB12 Electrolyte Drops
  • Best premium sugar-free electrolyte drops: Salties Electrolyte Drops
a person holding a bottle of MAYU Electrolyte Drops in their hand

1. Best Overall Sugar-Free Electrolytes for Active Lifestyles: MAYU Electrolyte Drops

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MAYU Minerals Electrolyte Drops are rich in magnesium, sodium, and chloride to support your active lifestyle. They are sugar-, preservative-, flavoring-, and sweetener-free.

A few drops of these minerals in your water help your body keep that crucial balance for hydration, promoting efficient nerve signaling and muscle firing—keeping your head clear and your energy up.


  • 100% natural, easy-to-absorb ingredients
  • Convenient dropper bottle
  • Includes 72 ionic trace minerals
  • Research-driven formula
  • Eco-friendly packaging


  • Slight mineral taste

2. Best Vegan & Sugar-Free: LyteShow Electrolyte Drops

LyteShow Electrolyte Drops

LyteShow Electrolyte Drops are a vegan-friendly and sugar-free electrolyte option, making them suitable for people with diabetes. They are also Whole30-approved.

These drops contain sodium, chloride, potassium, zinc, and magnesium—which makes it easier for your body to use the electrolytes.


  • No-questions-asked money-back guarantee
  • No artificial colors or flavors
  • Flexible subscription available


  • Strong taste
  • Comes in plastic bottles

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3. Best Keto-Friendly & Sugar-Free: Keto Chow Electrolyte Drops

Keto Chow Electrolyte Drops

Keto Chow Drops offer a balance of sodium, potassium, magnesium, and chloride—the essential minerals for a keto diet. In proper amounts, these electrolytes can help you fight carb cravings.

How Much Is Too Much?

Too much magnesium can cause diarrhea. Keto Chow Drops can help you take enough minerals without overdoing it.


  • Formulated for the keto lifestyle
  • Sourced from Utah's Great Salt Lake
  • Safe for hydration packs


  • Very strong taste
  • Packaged in plastic

» Learn all about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of electrolyte imbalance

4. Best Hydrating & Sugar-Free: TB12 Electrolyte Drops

TB12 Electrolyte Drops

TB12 Electrolyte Drops include a balance of potassium, sodium, and magnesium designed to support fluid balance, muscle contractions, and peak exercise performance.

These drops are sugar-, calorie-, and taste-free liquid—perfect if you don't like the salty taste of regular electrolyte drops.


  • Contains 72 trace minerals
  • Sourced from the Great Salt Lake
  • Unflavored option


  • Packaged in plastic

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5. Best Premium & Sugar-Free: Salties Electrolyte Drops

Salties  Electrolyte Drops

Salties Electrolyte Drops is a premium yet affordable brand of electrolyte drops. It contains magnesium, potassium, and sodium—sourced from the Great Salt Lakes.

These concentrated electrolyte drops don't have additives, and naturally sourced minerals make for a quick electrolyte replenishment that you can include in any drink.


  • Premium ingredients
  • Keto-friendly
  • Small business brand


  • Salty taste
  • Packaged in plastic

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Hydrate Smarter

Without question, electrolyte drops are one of the easiest and most convenient ways to stay hydrated—especially if you have an active lifestyle.

Deciding on a brand or formula can be overwhelming. Before choosing electrolyte drops, consider your fitness goal, desired outcome, and dietary restrictions.

If you are unsure which is best for you, try the hydration-enhancing power of MAYU Minerals Electrolyte Drops and take a proactive step towards a more vibrant and energetic lifestyle.