A member asked:

Is it possible to overdose on caffeine from eating green tea bags?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser answered

Specializes in Rheumatology

What a great habit. Why would anyone even consider eating tea bags? The answer is yes.

Answered Sep 10, 2013



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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

Green tea extract. Overdose of green tea (usually extract) may lead to irritability, insomnia, irregular or rapid heart rate, muscle twitching, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, liver damage, trouble breathing, dizziness, fever, confusion, hallucinations, diuresis, seizures, loss of consciousness ; even death.

Answered Jan 2, 2014



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