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Can you drink energy drinks while pregnant ?

Can you drink energy drinks while pregnant ?

No: Please avoid alcohol and stimulants while pregnant. Everything you ingest goes to the baby who is defensless. ...Read more

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Dr. William Singer
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Can you drink energy drinks while on midodrine?

Can you drink energy drinks while on midodrine?

Not a good idea: Both can raise your bp...The effects can be additive...Which is dangerous...So why would you want to do this?!? ...Read more

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Can you drink energy drinks while taking midodrine?

Energy drinks: Would try to avoid stimulant drinks when taking vasoconstricting medications without first gauging each's effect on one's bp. ...Read more

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Does energy drink increase pulse rate?

Does energy drink increase pulse rate?

Very likely: Many energy drinks contain caffeine l-carnitine, guarana, and other stimulants, many of which can increase your heart rate. ...Read more

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Is spark energy drink safe for diabetics?

Is spark energy drink safe for diabetics?

2 parts..: In one sense 'ok' as long as <15 calories per serving second part: howver most have lots of caffeine thet in certain patients may be detrimental to your heart so I do not recommend to my patients. ...Read more

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Is my chest pain from drinking too many energy drinks?

Is my chest pain from drinking too many energy drinks?

Possibly: Stop drinking them & see if symptoms resolve. ...Read more

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Can drinking energy drinks affect allergy medications?

Energy drinks: They do not affect allergy medications but if you take an allergy medication with a decongestants, such as sudafed, it will add to the cardiac side effects of energy drinks, it can cause palpitations and tremors. ...Read more

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Can i take sleeping tablets after IV and an energy drink?

Can i take sleeping tablets after IV and an energy drink?

Don't know iv here: What do you mean by IV here. Is it a product? If so, please tell us what's in it or who makes it and resubmit your newly formulated question. ...Read more

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Can i die if i mixed sleeping tablets with an energy drink?

Can i die if i mixed sleeping tablets with an energy drink?

Energy drinks: I would not recommend such drinks, with or without sleeping medicine, due to effects on cardiovascular system & sleep. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take modafinil if you have had an energy drink?

Is it safe to take modafinil if you have had an energy drink?

Not necessarily: Abnormal cardiac rhythms could occur with more frequency, in addition to other interactions. It could also cause anxiety problems to happen, or worsen if present. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a manic episode everytime i drink an energy drink?

Is it possible to have a manic episode everytime i drink an energy drink?

NOT REALLY: Do you have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder? If so then energy drinks are probably not a good idea. If you do not have bipolar disorder then is this not the point of an energy drink to get up? If you are concerned, then th solution is simple, do not drink it anymore. ...Read more

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What, if any, are the long-term effects of regular energy drink consumption?

What, if any, are the long-term effects of regular energy drink consumption?

Caffeine: Long term caffeine effects - depends on how much you are drinking. I would generally advise from not over consuming them. Chose other healthier sources of energy like healthy food, sleep and exercise! ...Read more

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What effects do guarana and taruine from energy drink have on the human body?

What effects do guarana and taruine from energy drink have on the human body?

Caffeine ; calming: Guarana is a main source of caffeine in energy drinks, which is a natural stimulant. I am really not sure why energy drinks have taurine, which is an Amino Acid that has a calming effect on the nervous system ; does not make people feel energetic. My best guess is that because the first energy drinks had taurine all the others have it because people now expect energy drinks to have it!see comment:. ...Read more

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Can a child on ritalin (methylphenidate) drink an energy drink for extra help?

Can a child on ritalin (methylphenidate) drink an energy drink for extra help?

Yes, but why?: If your child is already on a prescription medication where the dosage and actual medicine are well defined, why add a hodgepodge of substances that something like an "energy drink" is apt to contain? If the effect isn't quite right, speak with the prescribing doctor about what needs to change and see if you can adjust the medicine to make it work better. ...Read more

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