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Can caffeine interfere with conceiving? And if so is decaffeinated coffee a better option?

Can caffeine interfere with conceiving? And if so is decaffeinated coffee a better option?

See below: Yes caffeine can interfere with conception and has been associated with miscarriage with high amounts. Drink no more than 1 to 11/2 8oz cups a day. You can drink decaff, but beware that it does have small amounts of caffeine. ...Read more

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Can decaf coffee have enough caffeine in it to trigger palpitations? I've eliminated caffeine to help treat anxiety but really miss the taste/routine

Can decaf coffee have enough caffeine in it to trigger palpitations? I've eliminated caffeine to help treat anxiety but really miss the taste/routine

Still having palps?: I don't understand the question. If you're still having palpitations despite switching to decaf coffee, then perhaps there's something more serious causing the palpitations. If switching to decaf has eliminated palpitations, then you have to judge whether the taste of regular coffee warrants the risk of palps returning. TTYD or use HealthTap Prime. It's not easy to answer this Questn in this forum ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink decaf coffee with Barrets esophagus? I know I shouldn't drink caffeine. But I think there is still a small amount in decaf?

Is it ok to drink decaf coffee with Barrets esophagus? I know I shouldn't drink caffeine. But I think there is still a small amount in decaf?

No harm: If you can tolerate coffee, it is okay. Do not drink it too hot. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Is it possible that decaffeinated coffee have bad side effects?

Yes even: Decaffeinated coffee can have side effects. But were there particular side effects you were concerned about? ...Read more

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I ordered decaffeinated coffee, but later found out it was regular. Is there something I can do to offset the caffeinated affects?

I ordered decaffeinated coffee, but later found out it was regular. Is there something I can do to offset the caffeinated affects?

Calming teas: Chamomile tea can be calming and reduce the effect of caffeine. So can passionflower or lemon balm tea. You should also sit or lie down and take several slow, deep, intentional breaths to help calm you as well. ...Read more

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I know coffee should be avoided for heartburn. However, is decaffeinated coffee ok?

I know coffee should be avoided for heartburn. However, is decaffeinated coffee ok?

Probably not: While obviously decaffeinated coffee is caffeine free, it is still quite acidic and can cause significant irritation. ...Read more

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Is coffee contain caffeine bad for Heath?

Is coffee contain caffeine bad for Heath?

Not in moderation: One to two cups of coffee in the morning is not bad for you. It may even have some health benefits because it has antioxidants in it. Excessive coffee consumption can increase your blood pressure, make you anxious and interfere with sleep. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a caffeine or coffee allergy?

How do I know if I have a caffeine or coffee allergy?

Distinctly rare: Caffeine allergy is distinctly unusual. There have only been case reports and it is not entirely clear that these were true ige mediated reactions. There is some guidance in literature on how to test for suspected caffeine allergy. ...Read more

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Does coffee contain more caffeine than energy drinks?

Sometimes: Diffrent types of coffee and diffrent types of energy drinks have diifrent caffeine content read the label for each and make sure the serving sizes are the same. ...Read more

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Caffeine withdrawal from coffee, how to deal with this?

Caffeine withdrawal from coffee, how to deal with this?

Withdraw the coffee: I recommend that in people who are overusing caffeine, that they subtitute 1/4 of the doses (i.E, if you drink 8 cups a day, lower by 2 cups - substitute with decaf if needed) every 3 or 4 days, until you are down to 1-2 cups in the morning. Withdrawal rarely occurs with that low a dose of caffeine. Alternatively, one could do the same thing with no-doz (caffeine pills)-reducing dose over 2 weeks. ...Read more

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Is drinking hot tea healthier than drinking coffee? Which one has more caffeine?

Is drinking hot tea healthier than drinking coffee? Which one has more caffeine?

Caffeine: Usally coffee contains more caffeine than tea. For best health benefits consider white, red and green tea. Take care. ...Read more

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I want to know the side effects of caffeine as a result of excess coffee consumption?

I want to know the side effects of caffeine as a result of excess coffee consumption?

Many!: Caffeine stimulates the central nervous system. It can raise blood pressure. The known side effects include irritability, nervousness and anxiety, digestive problems, an increase in heart rate and breathing, chest pain, dizziness, headache, tinnitus (ringing in the ears) and fatigue. Some people some people just get the jitters. Excess consumption is sometimes associated with depression. ...Read more

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How do time release caffeine supplements and coffee work, and is the technology bad for you?

How do time release caffeine supplements and coffee work, and is the technology bad for you?

A stimulant: Caffeine works as a stimulant which increases alertness. It can interfere with rest and sleep if taken too much or too often. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Why can't u drink drinks with caffeine in them such as soda or coffee after donating plasma?

Why can't u drink drinks with caffeine in them such as soda or coffee after donating plasma?

Fluids noc caffeine: You need to replace the fluid volume most immediately and caffeine increases blood flow to the kidneys, makes more urine, and thereby reduces plasma volume in the short term. Drink fluids but not caffeine. ...Read more

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Can too much caffeine make you nauseous? (specifically, more than 1 cup of coffee & tea in a day.)

Can too much caffeine make you nauseous? (specifically, more than 1 cup of coffee & tea in a day.)

Possible: Coffee/tea can cause nausea as a stomach irritant-causing stomach upset. Some people are more sensitive to this effect than others, and food consumption before drinking coffee can have an effect on stomach-related symptoms. Both may contain caffeine that can raise blood pressure ; cause feelings of dizziness, heart palpitations ; stomach irritation. ...Read more

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What other sources of caffeine are there other than black coffee and green tea? Any tastier alternatives?

What other sources of caffeine are there other than black coffee and green tea? Any tastier alternatives?

No quick fix: At age 16 if one needs energy and a way to deal with anxiety, depression and hopelessness, one needs to seek good counsel not caffeine. A physician who will look at life style issues like sleep, exercise, stress management, exposure to passive smoke, and alcohol, and checks for low levels of vitamin d3, iron deficiency, low blood sugar, or low blood pressure may be able to help you. ...Read more

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