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How Much Coffee Will Kill You?

How Much Coffee Will Kill You?By www.BuyOrganicCoffee.org

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ We have written a lot abouthealthy organic coffeeand the health benefits of coffee in general.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ There are a lot of good reasons to drink coffee and it turns out that many of those benefits increase as you drink more cups each day.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ However, caffeine is a stimulant that can give you the shakes if you consume too much.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ Like most substances there is a limit to how much is good and when it turns bad.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ So, how much coffee will kill you? Lets start with what theMayo Clinicsays abouthow much coffee is too much.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ Using caffeine to mask sleep deprivation can create an unwelcome cycle.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ For example, you may drink caffeinated beverages because you have trouble staying awake during the day.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ But the caffeine keeps you from falling asleep at night, shortening the length of time you sleep.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ And some medications like the antibiotics ciprofloxacin and norfloxacin interact with caffeine and interfere with its breakdown in the body.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ The anti-asthma drug theophylline will build up in your system because caffeine interferes with its breakdown.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ And if you drink coffee and use the herbal supplement Echinacea your caffeine level will build up.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ But, aside from when to drink coffee and use these substances how much coffee is enough and how much is too much.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ 400 milligrams of caffeine, about the amount in four cups of brewed coffee is OK for most adults but adolescents should consume only a fourth this amount.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ If you drink too much these things happen:

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ InsomniaNervousnessRestlessnessIrritabilityStomach upsetFast heartbeatMuscle tremors

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ But how much coffee will kill you? Popular Science reports on the death of a 14-year-old and discusses how much caffeine would it take to kill you.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ Jack James, the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Caffeine Research, says that overdose for adults requires roughly 10 grams of caffeine.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ (People typically ingest just 1 to 2 mg/kg of caffeine per beverage.)

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ A 2005 Forensic Science International article on two fatal caffeine overdoses in New Mexico pegs the figure closer to about 5 gramsan amount that would still require drinking more than 6 gallons of McDonalds coffee.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ Whereas a normal cup of coffee might bring the concentration of caffeine in your plasma to 2.5 to 7 mg/L,

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ the two people who died in New Mexicoa woman who mightve used caffeine to cut intravenous drugs, and a man whose family said he ingested a bottle of sleeping pillsboth had concentrations 100 times higher.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ (A web application called Death By Caffeine uses a benchmark around 6 grams per hundred pounds of body weight to estimate death, but its for entertainment purposes only.)

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ So, you would need to drink gallons of McDonalds coffee to do yourself in.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ What else is involved? The Popular Science article mentions that one girl who died of a caffeine overdose had a pre-existent cardiac condition and was prone to heart rhythm disturbances.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ The caffeine in that case likely provoked the underlying disease causing her death.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ How Fast You Drink It

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ Sleep Educationnotes whatever amount ofcaffeineyou have in your system, half of it is gone in three to five hours.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ When you drink coffee it absorbs and reaches a peak level in thirty minutes to an hour.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ To kill yourself with an overdose of coffee you would need to drink all of your ten gallons in a hour.

http://buyorganiccoffee.org/1714/how-much-coffee-will-kill-you/ It you spread it out over many hours you will already be getting rid of the first that you drank as you consume the last.

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