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A 49-year-old male asked:

Can drinking black coffee (no sugar) stimulate the release of glucagon from the pancreas and therefore sugar from the liver?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
Unlikely : Several research articles tackled the impact of caffeine on glucose metabolism in animals and humans, no clear evidence/consensus on the real effects of caffeine on glucose metabolism and the hormones controlling it in our body. Every day the media come up with conflicting stories on diet and beverages, moderation is the key, wish you well
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