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Can you tell me is coffee good for stroke patients?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Neutral: Don't think coffee represents a risk or harmful substance to stroke patients, but unlikely to assist rehab efforts unless there is a speech issue and Ritalin (methylphenidate) is not tolerated, but caffeine really has no role in stroke therapy, good or bad.

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