Green tea contains caffeine and it has been used to increase alertness. Green tea has also been used to reduce the risk of cancer, to lower cholesterol, and to reduce the risk or delay Parkinson's disease.Some herbal/diet supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details regarding the particular brand you use.The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
How to use Green Tea Extract
If you suddenly stop using this medication, you may have withdrawal symptoms (such as headache, mental/mood changes such as irritability/nervousness). To help prevent withdrawal, your doctor may lower your dose slowly. Withdrawal is more likely if you have used green tea for a long time or in high doses. Tell your doctor or pharmacist right away if you have withdrawal.
If your condition persists or worsens, or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.
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