A 41-year-old member asked:
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is taheebo tea a diuretic?

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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Tea like coffee is a natural diuretic.
Answered on Apr 27, 2015
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Dr. James Long
Dr. James Long commented
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Tea, and some artificial sweeteners like Nutrasweet, can have a diuretic effect.
Nov 16, 2013

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Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
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Some: Caffeinated teas can act as diuretics. Dark teas are generally caffeine rich.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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decaf: Decaffeinated tea usually doesn't cause diuresis.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Strader
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Maybe: Depends on the tea, of course, but most decaffeinated products do retain a very small dose of caffeine (usually.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
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Yes: Most teas have some diuretic action.
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