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Side Effects of Green Tea

It can cause several side effects, including:
 
(Click Green Tea Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
 

Drug Interactions

It can potentially interact with several medications (see Green Tea Drug Interactions).
 

Safety

Normal consumption (through beverages) is probably safe for most people, but medicinal use can cause serious problems. Some people may be more likely to experience problems due to green tea. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking it medicinally if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Is Green Tea Safe? for more information, including any available warnings and precautions.)
 
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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
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