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does green tea thin blood

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
No: Not that i'm aware of. Green tea does have anti-oxidants though.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
HuH??? !!: I doubt there are any studies on this. Please don't consider doing this to yourself.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: Only if you add sugar to the tea.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: No, it shouldn't.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I would avoid: this - especially the splenda. Some studies suggest that ingestion of some artificial sweeteners can cause release of insulin.
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Who says that: Green tea has a blood thinning effect?
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
ECGC: Green tea contains a polyphenol called epigallocatechin-3-gallate (ecgc) which was shown in rats to decrease systolic blood pressure. A study by y.C. ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not necessarily.: Your chance of infection is small, and the stomach acid may destroy the HIV. Get tested for HIV in 1 month and see. bHow much blood did you drink?
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Try it: I can't tell you that this interesting botanical that's supposedly shown some interesting effects in mice is an evidence-based remedy for diabetes in ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
In Traditional: Chinese Medicine - it is recommended that green tea not be consumed during menses. It might be a contributing factor - but I would very much doubt tha ... Read More

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