A 12-ounce can of Sprite contains about 140 calories, 0 grams of fat, 65 milligrams of sodium, 38 grams of carbohydrates and 0 grams of protein. It is made with carbonated water, high fructose corn syrup, citric acid, sodium citrate, sodium benzoate and natural flavors as of 2015.
Sprite is a lemon and lime flavored soft drink. It contains no caffeine. A sugar-free, low calorie version of the beverage is available as Sprite Zero. The soft drink was first made in West Germany in 1959 and brought to the United States in 1960. Sprite is sold by the Coca-Cola Company.