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Nettle tea side effects

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine 51 years experience
Relates to beliefs: There are many claims made that certain teas can 'detoxify' and cleanse various organs of the body. There is no well done research that confirms or de... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Yes, from caffeine: Green tea has many health benefits, due to its antioxidant effects. There is evidence it can prevent cancer and cardiovascular disease, improve immun... Read More
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Oh yes!: Good stuff, but the catechins in green tea that offer lower cancer ; cardiovascular risk may interfere with absorption of drugs via their effects on d... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Potentially: Although green tea is very healthy it does have potential side effects. Green tea is reported to have possible interactions w anticoagulants, stimulan... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 31 years experience
Green tea: High levels of antioxidant, but has a good amount of caffeine so it can be stimulating.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Both: The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that polyphenols in green tea have anti-carcinogenic effect & lead to a reduced heart dis... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Felix Chien
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Tea in general: Tea in general has been shown to have many health benefits. Green tea has been shown to have a high concentration of polyphenols which help to fight ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
I Can not provide: Information about this specific product but can discuss green tea in general. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that the polyph... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Blocks vitamin absop: Green tea can block absorption of certain nutrients, vitamins and proteins.It also has caffeine and side effects of caffeine not able to sleep and inc... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Like most things: green tea and ginger are helpful when used moderately. They are both mild stimulants so excessive amounts (all day long) may create a feeling of bein... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Green tea: Is generally very safe & has positive effects on health. If you drink 5 or more cups of caffeinated green tea it can cause an increase in blood pressu... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
See details: The most likely issues are those related to high caffeine intake. Palpitations, agitation, nervousness, etc.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Very good but...: Green tea has many proven health benefits;it's rich in antioxidants like catechins.Among the proven benefits of green tea: preventing cardiovascular d... Read More
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