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Hello can caffeine cause anxiety and sweating symptoms if drunk to much?

Hello can caffeine cause anxiety and sweating symptoms if drunk to much?

Yes: This is a well-known side effect of caffeine. If you've been drinking a lot of caffeine however I would recommend to cut back on it slowly. If you stop it suddenly you are going to have to deal with about a few weeks worth of rather extremely uncomfortable headaches. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Quit smoking & cut caffeine 2 weeks ago. Have been fatigued, insomnia and mild night sweats (damp around head, neck, chest). Related to abandoned vices?

Quit smoking & cut caffeine 2 weeks ago. Have been fatigued, insomnia and mild night sweats (damp around head, neck, chest). Related to abandoned vices?

Withdraw - tobacco: Stopping smoking involves a process of withdrawing. Focus on things outside yourself. Use gum or mints to replace the oral part of your habit. B complex can be used to boost your nutritional needs. Congratulations! You are on your way to a safer and healthier life for you and your loved ones. Check w/your doc to be sure this is what it is. ...Read more

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Can caffeine cause anexity?

Can caffeine cause anexity?

Hmmm...: What do you mean by anxiety? In my way of thinking, caffeine (espcially in normal amounts) as a drug does not have the pharmacological property of causing ANXIETY. However, EXCESS caffeine usage in an individual can, by a different number of ways (i.e. too much as in Energy drinks, withdrawal as in cutting back or sudden cold turkey) cause jitteriness, nervoussness, shakiness, etc. ...Read more

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What causes an unusual sensitivity to caffeine?

Unanswerable: Please re-ask this question with the words "unusual sensitivity' explained. This is not a medical diagnosis or term or common condition. ...Read more

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WHY and HOW exactly caffeine causes "Sugar Crash"?

WHY and HOW exactly caffeine causes "Sugar Crash"?

All stimulants: Work like adrenaline, and increase the body's metabolic rate, so we burn more fuel to ensure that we can meet the "fight or flight" response. So we burn sugar more rapidly, and the low blood sugar actually further increases adrenaline and related chemicals (like dopamine) leading to a vicious cycle. ...Read more

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Can caffeine withdrawal cause itching?

Can caffeine withdrawal cause itching?

Unexpected: It may however cause fatigue and headaches if done too rapidly. ...Read more

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Help can caffeine cause heart problems?

Not likely: In judicious amounts (2-3 cups a day?)
HOWEVER: caffeine may acutely increase blood pressure and also worsen palpitations (premature atrial and ventricular contractions as well as increase chances of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation)
No problems when you drink it in moderation if you have a healthy heart.
Remember also that caffeine is present in energy drinks, colas and other OTC preparations ...Read more

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Can caffeine cause shortness of breath?

Can caffeine cause shortness of breath?

Not usually: Caffeine however is a stimulant, and can cause anxiety and the rate of breathing may go up - breathing faster and more deeply. This may result in low carbon dioxide levels, which mimic feeling short of breath. Cut WAY back in your caffeine use if this is happening to you. You may need to do a gradual taper, because rapid cessation may cause severe headaches and other withdrawal symptoms. ...Read more

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Can too much caffeine cause a skin rash?

Can too much caffeine cause a skin rash?

No, but....: It would not but may heighten your sense of any degree of itching and when you scratch your skin, a rash if born. ...Read more

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Can caffeine cause swelling in extremities?

Can caffeine cause swelling in extremities?

No, it shouldn't: Some medication like anti hypertensive medicine, heart, kidney, severe liver problem or high sodium diet, circulation problems etc- can cause leg swelling- not coffee. ...Read more

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What causes off a coffee (caffeine) addiction?

What causes off a coffee (caffeine) addiction?

Why?: Coffee is the most consumed pharmacologically active beverage. It now has been shown to have many benefits! Previously considered unhealthy, but it decreases risk for stroke, heart attack, diabetes 2, cancer, alzheimer's, and parkinson's disease. Some people will experience jitters and sleeplessness. They should drink less. ...Read more

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Can caffeine or diabetes cause anxiety attacks?

Can caffeine or diabetes cause anxiety attacks?

Caffein can cause: Anxietyt attacks. PLEASE ask your general practitioner doctor or psychiatrist whether diabetes can do so. I doubt it but am unsure. I have not heard any association b4. ...Read more