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mkg123321 asked in HealthDiet & Fitness · 1 decade ago

tips for surviving caffeine withdrawal and quitting coffee?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    As others have said have aspirin and lots of water. Take it slow I personally was a pot and a half person but in the last couple of months I have taken it down to 1 cup a day 3 - 5 times a week. Have patients and go slow, good luck.

  • jodie
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Try switching to decaffeinated. Drink regular coffee but try each day to drink more decaf or even mixing the two. Gradually ween yourself off over a short period. You will experience some headaches so keep some aspirin handy.

  • 1 decade ago

    Gradually reduce the number of cups you drink in a day, replacing them with fruit drinks and water. Also be sure to have some Tylenol handy, since withdrawal with give you headaches.

  • Keep a bottle of asprin handy and drink ALOT of water.

    Quitting coffee hurts.

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  • 1 decade ago

    i would start by half-ing what you usually drink. then in a day or two, half that if you can (i dont know what your starting point is, sorry). lots of water, maybe some decaf (it has a little in it still) and some fruit. the sugar will help a little. apples are really good.

    and yes, tell everyone around you so they dont think you're just nnuts

  • 1 decade ago

    No Way for quiting or living with out CAFFEINE. & the best drink ever invented COFFEE.

  • Jessi
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    start by cutting back on what you drink...then switch over to decafe....take asprin when you decide to stop completely as caffeine withdrawals are a *itch.....been there

  • 1 decade ago

    I admit its hard... I end up switching to low-fat hot chocolate instead and then gradually drinking more juice & water. Also when I workout... I am more likely to drink more water.

  • 1 decade ago

    You may not want to quit cold turkey. Slowly ween yourself off of it. Drink lots and lots of water while you're at it.

  • 1 decade ago

    aspirin, water, try some decaff maybe? Just to wean yourself off. Oh and warn everyone around you.

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