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    low caffeine diet
    dekan24 posted:
    ok i have ventricle tachycardia, i really need to cut caffeine out of my diet. i know about coffee, sodas, tea (how bad is it really to drink-i love me some sun tea), i need to know what other major sources of food type caffiene items i need to avoid. anyone able to help me out. i need to make a list.
    Andie_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi Dekan,

    While I can't seem to find a list of caffeine foods to avoid, you might get some more info from the article Caffeine Myths and Facts that may help.

    You might also want to ask our Health Expert, Elaine Magee, MPH, RD on our Food & Cooking Community . I've been told that Elaine has a great book series on "What do I eat if I have...".

    Speaking of sun tea, here's an article on just that subject! What's Good about Iced Tea (and what you need to watch out for)

    Hope that helps!
    Tomato05 responded:
    Also, all food containing cocoa/chocolate (candy, nuts, biscuits & cereal with chocolate). And energy drinks of course.

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