Green Tea and Negative Side Effects?

Discussion in 'Support' started by erniej, Sep 21, 2016.

    1. erniej
      Sporty

      erniej Member

      Location:
      The moon
      Tinnitus Since:
      1864
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      none of your business
      Has anyone had negative side effects from drinking green tea?
       
    2. Coyotesheaven
      Depressed

      Coyotesheaven Member

      Location:
      Utah
      Tinnitus Since:
      02/18/2015
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      Acoustic Trauma/Vascular
      Green tea has some caffeine.
      And of course, caffeine can make tinnitus worse in sensitive people because it is a stimulant.

      Before I stopped drinking caffeine due to migraines I never had T spikes from my morning cup of green tea, however. If you did personally experience spikes then I think it is best just to avoid caffeinated teas/drinks or limit the amount you drink(I understand that this would be quite challenging however)
       
    3. william adams
      Wishful

      william adams Member Benefactor

      Location:
      S Jersey
      Tinnitus Since:
      December 2015
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      one week after leg surgery plus hearing loss in higher freq.
      I drink two cups of green tea every morning with one teaspoon of honey and have no adverse effects whats so ever.
       

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