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How long does caffiene take to leave the body?

How long does caffiene take to leave the body?

4-6 hours: The half-life (time required for the body to eliminate 1/2 of the toal amount) of caffeine in healthy adults is about 4-6 hours. factors such as age, liver function, medications and hormonal states (pregnancy, etc) can influence the half-life of caffeine. ...Read more

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Can the liver get damaged when metabolizing caffeine?

Can the liver get damaged when metabolizing caffeine?

Of course not: Caffeine is the world's most popular rx and one of the safest. There's be lots of liver patients if it was a liver poison. ...Read more

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Does caffeine consumption stress the liver in any way?

Does caffeine consumption stress the liver in any way?

No: Multiple studies has proven that caffeine has a protective mechanism against fatty liver disease. I am yet to find any information linking caffeine consumption to liver disease. Because coffee is considered one of the most beverage consumed in the world, plenty of research were done on coffee which has other beneficial compounds. ...Read more

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Can caffeine damage the liver in the same way alcohol does?

Can caffeine damage the liver in the same way alcohol does?

No: Caffeine is the world's most popular drug, and despite enormous efforts to find health risks beyond what's generally known (nervousness, mild withdrawal) it seems amazingly safe. I would ignore anything you hear from a cult about 'the horrible dangers of coffee.'. ...Read more

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Is it bad for your liver to drink caffeine after exercise?

Is it bad for your liver to drink caffeine after exercise?

Doubtful: Assuming you have no liver problems, caffeine after exercise in moderate amounts should be fine. I would not recommend over 150 mg. Caffeine is thought by many to be a diuretic and after exercise, rehydration is important. Thus, I would recommend the addition of noncaffeinated beverages after exercise. ...Read more

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Is fibrosure test accurate? Caffeine breath test? -liver damage. Fibrosure you can get tests done and send to company for results - not in us though?

Is fibrosure test accurate? Caffeine breath test? -liver damage. Fibrosure you can get tests done and send to company for results - not in us though?

Fibrospect/Fibrosure: It is a surrogate test for determination of scar tissue in the liver (fibrosis). Tests are processed in the United States. They reliable at both end of the spectrum. If low means little or no fibrosis in the liver and if high, there is already cirrhosis of the liver. The in-bnetween values are harder to precise and a liver biopsyu may still be needed. ...Read more

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My doctor told me I've damaged my liver taking caffeine tablets for years. Can I still drink coffee?

My doctor told me I've damaged my liver taking caffeine tablets for years. Can I still drink coffee?

Liver Damage: The overwhelming question is why would you want to? Your doctor is trying to save your life. Why would you continue to ingest the very product that is putting your life at risk? The liver can heal; but, and this is a very big but, one must stop all things that are toxic to it to give it a chance to heal. Please do not sabotage your healing. ...Read more

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I was told by doctor to stop taking caffeine tablets because it's hurt my liver function. Can I drink coffee and be ok?

Bad idea: Whether it is caffeine as a tablet or in coffee, they will both act the same in your body and do the same harm. The same for chocolate, stiff tea & caffeinated sodas. ...Read more

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I drink caffeine daily a lot. I'm 20. can this play a potential role in why my asl was 270 and ast was 235. us of liver unremarkable. Dr will retest?

I drink caffeine daily a lot. I'm 20. can this play a potential role in why my asl was 270 and ast was 235. us of liver unremarkable. Dr will retest?

Not likely: Caffeine does not cause elevations in liver enzymes. Do you drink alcohol or consume large amounts of acetaminophen? Any supplementals? These may be a cause. Your physician will likely repeat these tests even with normal ultrasound. Fluconazole use should also be evaluated as it can cause these elevations. ...Read more

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How long does it take for caffeine to be eliminated from the body?

12-16 hours: Caffeine has a half-life of about 6 hours, meaning half of the caffeine will be left in your system 6 hours after ingestion, and half of what's left 6 hours later so on and so forth. Most of the caffeine will be gone after about 16 hours. Good luck! ...Read more

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How long does the body takes to get rid of caffeine?

How long does the body takes to get rid of caffeine?

Caffeine: Five times the half life, which comes to about 24 hours. ...Read more

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How long does it take the body to adjust to caffeine withdrawal?

1 to 2 wks: Although it tends to vary the adjustment may be as long as 2 wks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for Fioricet (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) to leave your system? Is it good for long term migraines?

How long does it take for Fioricet (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) to leave your system? Is it good for long term migraines?

1 day: The half-life of Fioricet (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) is approximately 4 hours. That's means the time it takes the blood to eliminate half of the drug is 4 hours. It takes approximately 6 half lives for a drug to be eliminated from your system. 4*6/24= 1 day. It is not clear if Fioricet (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) should be used for treating migraines ...Read more

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How long does it take for caffeine to work?

How long does it take for caffeine to work?

Caffeine Time: Ceffeine is absorbed from your stomach into the bloodstream pretty rapidly. Really it depends how much food is in your stomach at the time the caffeine containing substance is ingested. If your stomach is empty, I would expect to feel the effects in 15-20 minutes. If your stomach is full, it might take 45 minutes to 1 hour but the effect would last longer. ...Read more

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What causes caffeine to take so long to take effect on me?

Caffeine metabolism: Caffeine is metabolized by a liver enzyme. If you have a particular common gene mutation what is known as a snp (single nucleotide) polymorphism) you may be a rapid metabolizer of caffeine, which means it gets broken down more quickly generally requiring you to have to take in more before feeling any effect. If you were a slow metabolizer you would feel the effect more quickly and stronger. ...Read more

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How long does it take caffeine to get out of your system?

How long does it take caffeine to get out of your system?

Variable: Usual half life of caffeine is 3-7 hours. It takes about 10 half lives for the chemical to become undetectable. Use of tobacco, birth control pills, pregnancy and some medications prolong the clearance time. ...Read more