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Is it true that caffeine can cause breast cysts (fibrocystic breast tissue)?

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Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Caffeine and chocolate make fibrocystic changes worse and vitamin E and evening primrose oil often helps.

In brief: Yes

Caffeine and chocolate make fibrocystic changes worse and vitamin E and evening primrose oil often helps.
Dr. Michael Swor
Dr. Michael Swor
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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Not for sure

Its not clear that caffeine causes worsening of cysts in fibrocystic breasts, but it does seem to increase the amount of discomfort experienced by women who have it.

In brief: Not for sure

Its not clear that caffeine causes worsening of cysts in fibrocystic breasts, but it does seem to increase the amount of discomfort experienced by women who have it.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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