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Since stimulants are used to treat adultadhd, and caffeine is a stimulant, can too much ingestion of caffeine cause a negative reaction to the person?

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Dr. Travis Hansen
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Yes!

Too much caffeine can cause anxiety and heart rhythm abnormalities as well as excessive urination and dehydration.
Caffeine also disrupts sleep setting off a vicious cycle of decreased, fitful sleep and then excessive caffeine to increase alertness.

In brief: Yes!

Too much caffeine can cause anxiety and heart rhythm abnormalities as well as excessive urination and dehydration.
Caffeine also disrupts sleep setting off a vicious cycle of decreased, fitful sleep and then excessive caffeine to increase alertness.
Dr. Travis Hansen
Dr. Travis Hansen
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Yes, there are many

Potential side effects from caffeine.
A person with adhd who uses caffeine may find their performance improved.

In brief: Yes, there are many

Potential side effects from caffeine.
A person with adhd who uses caffeine may find their performance improved.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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