A 46-year-old member asked:
Why is caffeine bad for the elderly?
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Geriatrics 30 years experience
Incr HR & diuresis: Caffeine isn't necessarily bad for all elderly although it may increase heart rate and act as a diuretic, both of which may not be ideal in any given individual.
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Last updated May 23, 2015
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