What are Caffeine Capsules?
Caffeine 200mg vegeterian capsules are a synthetic caffeine that is a particular kind of psychoactive stimulant called trimexylxanthine, which is a part of the larger xanthine family. Caffeine can also occur naturally in a few different plants.
Some of the most common products containing caffeine are sports drinks, energy drinks, tea, coffee, chocolate, anything containing guarana, and most soft drinks.
Caffeine works by stimulating the central nervous system, heart, muscles, and the centers that control blood pressure. Caffeine can also act like a "water pill" that increases urine flow.
Benefits of caffeine:
- Mental alertness
- urine flow
- athletic performance
- gallbladder disease
- low blood pressure
Likely effective for:
Migraines: Taking caffeine by mouth together with pain relievers such aspirin and acetaminophen is effective for treating migraines. Caffeine is an FDA-approved product for use with pain relievers for treating migraine headaches.
Headache after surgery: Taking caffeine by mouth or by IV is effective for preventing headaches following surgery. Caffeine is an FDA-approved product for this use in people who regularly consume caffeine. IV products can only be given by a healthcare provider.
Tension headache: Taking caffeine by mouth in combination with pain relievers is effective for treating tension headaches. It is FDA-approved for this use.
Warning: Caffeine can raise blood pressure, but might not have this effect in people who use it all the time.