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How can drinking decaf coffee make me feel ill? Just an overall ill feeling. I quit regular coffee 7 months ago.

How can drinking decaf coffee make me feel ill? Just an overall ill feeling. I quit regular coffee 7 months ago.

Ill from decaf: Perhaps it is a coincidence. Make sure you are not ill from something else first. How many cups/day. A few individuals are intolerant of the processing technique but that is rare. ...Read more

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Was just put on tramadol- makes me very sleepy. Will a cup of coffee make me feel more alert or is it bad to mix with tramadol?

Was just put on tramadol- makes me very sleepy. Will a cup of coffee make me feel more alert or is it bad to mix with tramadol?

Not fan of tramadol: I'm not a fan at all of tramadol precisely for its side effect profile. I would ask the doctor to discuss alternative pain medications with you that can treat your discomfort but keep you more functional.

BTW, we were just out at the Italian-American Club for the Wrestling Team Bocce tournament for JCU last weekend....great fun--- ...Read more

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Why does drinking coffee make me feel weak? I feel fatigue, and on the verge of collapsing. I'm 18 and a female, and on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). Help?

Why does drinking coffee make me feel weak? I feel fatigue, and on the verge of collapsing. I'm 18 and a female, and on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). Help?

Other causes: If you feel that coffee makes you feel bad then don't drink it. I doubt that is the cause though. You should schedule a visit with a primary care doctor for a full evaluation. Thyroid and anemia testing as well as a full examination should be done. ...Read more

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Is coffee good for you?

Is coffee good for you?

Caffeine effects: Caffeine is a stimulant to the central nervous system.

It is most commonly used to improve mental alertness.

People who are more sensitive may have nervousness gastrointestinal upset, insomnia and temporary rise in heart rate and blood pressure.

Some research stated-
Caffeine may harm voice quality
Women consuming higher amounts of caffeine had an increased risk for miscarriage. ...Read more

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Does coffee sober you up?

Does coffee sober you up?

Not really: It may help counterbalance some of the dehydration and sedation effects but it does not get you close to normal. ...Read more

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Does coffee make you short?

Does coffee make you short?

Short-tempered: Presumably you're still growing, in height. Consumption among teens has been increasing for yrs. No, it will not stunt your growth. Caffeine, chemical quickly crosses the blood brain barrier, stimulates nerves, increase pulse, bp, stimulate mind activity, maintain awakeness (and cause sleep probs), and if drink too much, will cause withdrawal sx when stopped. I love joe 2 & 2 cups/day. Moderation. ...Read more

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Could I be coffee intolerant?

Yes: Intolerant in what way. Coffee can often cause stomach irritation or diarrhea due to the acid. The caffeine in coffee can cause irritability and anxiety. ...Read more

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Is coffee everyday a bad thing?

Is coffee everyday a bad thing?

No, except....: No, not usually unless you have a medical reason to not intake caffeine or acidic liquids. Ulcers, gerd, poorly controlled htn, sympomatic fibrocystic breasts are among some of those conditions. As long as your "cup" of coffee is not a 64oz mug and you have no medical issues it should be fine. As with everything moderation is key. ...Read more

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How bad is coffee really for you?

How bad is coffee really for you?

Controversial: Opinions & research on coffee seem to change often: one week it's bad for you; then some benefit from it is found. Caffeine is a stimulant; so can interrupt sleep patterns; also acts like diuretic; too much can overstimulate the heart & nervous system; can exacerbate reflux as can acids in coffee. General recommendation is no more than 2 cups a day, preferably in the morning. But that may changeā€¦. ...Read more

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Does coffee make you gain weight?

Does coffee make you gain weight?

The fancy ones do.: A regular cup of black coffee only has about ten calories. But you can accumulate several hundred calories in a latte or other fancy coffee drink, with all the heavy cream and whole milk and flavoring syrups. Stick to plain coffee with perhaps 2% milk or some flavored creamer - not a lot, just to taste. ...Read more

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A cup of coffee in morning is goo?

A cup of coffee in morning is goo?

I think so: I start every day with a cup of coffee. I think the medical community is still looking into this one. The opinion has fluctuated over time, but more recently, reports have shown no longterm harm from drinking coffee regularly. Certainly, some specific medical problems are worsened by it (anxiety, hyperthyroidism, tachycardia and others). But if you are healthy, you can enjoy a cup each morning. ...Read more

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Does hot coffee suppress coughing?

Does hot coffee suppress coughing?

Unlikely: While drinking coffee may have a soothing effect from the warmth. Caffeine is not known to act as a cough suppressant. If the cough is from asthma, there is some bronchodilator effect from caffeine, but the "dose" would be difficulty to determine while in line at starbucks. ...Read more

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What is a good alternative to coffee?

What is a good alternative to coffee?

For what?: Not sure what you are asking. What is it you don't like about coffee and what effects of coffee do you wish to achieve? Coffee has caffeine and many people use it to increase alertness and some people just like the taste and for others it is simply a habit. There is some suggesstive evidence of positive effects, but there are also some negative consequences such as withdrawal headaches. ...Read more

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Is one cup of coffee a day bad for you?

Is one cup of coffee a day bad for you?

No: One cup shouldn't hurt you! There are studies that show increased caffeine is associated with am cortisol levels, but i'd doubt a cup a day wil hurt you. Unless you're planning to get super-ripped, then caffeine should be completely eliminated! ...Read more

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Is taking coffee always bad for female?

Is taking coffee always bad for female?

Coffee for females.: Men and women can drink one or two cups of coffee daily without harm. If you're trying to conceive, though, you may want to greatly limit your caffeine intake. ...Read more

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A cup of coffee before a workout is ok?

A cup of coffee before a workout is ok?

It's fine: (provided u share with me).A light drink with some caloric content should replenish ur body's needs during work out as well as improve ur endurance and blood circulation.Have fun! Http://www. Fitday. Com/fitness-articles/fitness/weight-loss/consuming-caffeine-before-working-out. Html. ...Read more

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Do gourmet coffees make you gain weight?

Do gourmet coffees make you gain weight?

Coffee: Coffee may not contain alot of calories but the extras added to coffe have more influence and sabotage for moderate weight management. ...Read more

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How long will black coffee keep me alert?

How long will black coffee keep me alert?

Likely several hours: An average cup of coffee would probably keep you going for a few hours. If you drink more coffee all at once, it wouldn't keep you awake longer but would rather stimulate you more, perhaps uncomfortably so, for the same duration. ...Read more

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It is good to take coffees after wake up?

It is good to take coffees after wake up?

Probably.: 3/4 of the us thinks so and according to starbucks it is essential. There are very few downsides to caffeine and most cultures in the world use some form of caffeine containing beverage in the am. ...Read more

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Will coffee make you gain weight, get fat?

Will coffee make you gain weight, get fat?

It's not the coffee: ...it's what you put into the coffee. Whole milk. Half and half. Sugars. Creamers. A cup of black coffee could have only 10 calories, but a fancy store bought coffee could have hundreds of calories with all the add-ins. ...Read more

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How much is too much regular coffee per day?

How much is too much regular coffee per day?

Depends: Excessive intake of coffee may cause stimulation from caffeine resulting in nervousness, shakiness, insomnia, fast heart rate and in some cases arrhythmia. Keep your intake to less than the amount that may induce undesirable effects. ...Read more

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Can two cups of coffee a day be bad for you?

Can two cups of coffee a day be bad for you?

Not at all!: Coffee is the most consumed pharmacologically active beverage. Previously considered "unhealthy, " it now has been shown to have many significant health benefits. 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. But up to 5 cups per day-health benefits accummulate! ...Read more

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Should I stop taking coffee while on dodart?

Maybe: No contraindications in liturature however you may check with your md to be sure other health issues are not involved. ...Read more

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How coffee pharmacologically affects my mood?

How coffee pharmacologically affects my mood?

Too many variables: Too many variables are involved, such as how many cups of coffee, how much caffeine is in each cup, how much time is one talking about, is one new to coffee or a daily drinker, does one have problems handling caffeine, how much cream is in the coffee, how much sugar is there, etc... Caffeine will temporarily make one more awake, but he'll not sleep well, so it can cause both better or worse mood. ...Read more

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Is ice coffee good or bad for the womens body?

Is ice coffee good or bad for the womens body?

Listen to your body: Caffine in coffee is a stimulant. It is best taken in small
amounts. 1 cup a day is what I recommend. Lukewarm liquids
are best in general. If you can tolerate it then if you want to ice it pay attention and see how your body respond.
Caffine is helpful for migraine headaches when needed. ...Read more

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Causes of vomite that looks like coffee grounds?

Causes of vomite that looks like coffee grounds?

Blood vs. Not: A classic description of coffee ground vomiting in medicine is suggestive of bleeding in the upper GI tract, more frequently from an active stomach or duodenal ulcer, however, I do see a lot of people who claim to have had this time of vomiting when in reality no ulcer is found. Some foods may like jam may mislead one. I would still see a physician to rule out bleeding as it is of major concern. ...Read more

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Is it okay to have a cup of coffee before each class?

Is it okay to have a cup of coffee before each class?

Depends: Excessive intake of coffee may cause stimulation from caffeine resulting in nervousness, shakiness, insomnia, fast heart rate and in some cases arrhythmia. Keep your intake to less than the amount that may induce undesirable effects. ...Read more

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Why does coffee make me sick now that I'm on lithium?

Why does coffee make me sick now that I'm on lithium?

Caffeine?: Caffeine can be an irritant to the stomach lining, and your new medication may already be sensitizing your stomach and upper GI tract. Take a coffee hiatus for a month or two and then try again. ...Read more

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How many cups of coffee can safely be taken in one day?

In moderation: Researchers have reached the conclusion that a few cups of coffee a day is harmless. Drinking 10 cups of coffee per day, however, is considered extreme and habit to be avoided. Symptoms of excessive coffee drinking are dehydration, nausea, rapid heartbeat, shaking and difficulty sleeping. Mild elevation cholesterol with excess. Recent reports protects from parkinson's disease, type2 diabetes, liver ca. ...Read more

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What exactly does coffee allocate or extract to our body?

What exactly does coffee allocate or extract to our body?

Coffee is good. ...: Coffee is quite good for us. Apart from warding off diabetes, alziheimer's, and parkinson's, it is the richest source on anti-oxidants in the average american's diet! ...Read more

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Hi, I wondering is a cup of black coffee a day bad for you?

Nope ;-): One of anything is not likely to be a problem, and a cup of coffee is certainly on the "okay" list! ...Read more

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What can I do to wake myself up this morning without coffee?

What can I do to wake myself up this morning without coffee?

Try: Try drinking tea instead. Or start exercising in the morning, such as going for a brisk walk or run. ...Read more

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If a teen drinks coffee will he or she end up being shorter?

If a teen drinks coffee will he or she end up being shorter?

No: If shorter in stature, caffeine is not the likely cause. Please remember, however, that caffeine is a drug, whether we like to recognize it or not. It does not provide energy, it causes its consumption and is remarkably addictive because of the "kick" that it produces. It is one of the common drugs that afflict millions of people throughout theworld. ...Read more

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I love eating coffee powder like 3 times everyday is it bad?

I love eating coffee powder like 3 times everyday is it bad?

Depends on amount: Depending on how much you are taking in, that could be a whole lot of caffeine intake, which has its own associated health problems. Be careful! ...Read more

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What is the recommended age for my sister, 13, to have coffee?

What is the recommended age for my sister, 13, to have coffee?

No Specific age: Caffeine is the main stimulant in coffee & is found broadly in many products. From chocolate to tea & cola products to coffee it is in many things kids ingest every day. It is not a necessary nutrient in the diet of anyone at any age. In some cultures, a robust coffee is part of early childhood, some never tolerate it's use. I don't recommend it in kids, but I don't rale against it either. ...Read more

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What could lead to coffee recently losing effectiveness for me?

What could lead to coffee recently losing effectiveness for me?

What does THAT mean?: Caffeine is a drug that stimulates brain cells to function, thus consuming cellular energy, energy that you can ill afford. I would guess that you would get withdrawal headaches if you stop using it. After you go througfh the drug withdrawal your health would improve. ...Read more