Does caffeine treat or cause headaches?

Oct 3, 2013

Caffeine can be both beneficial and harmful for headache sufferers. Caffeine is a common ingredient in over-the-counter headache medications and prescription medicines. Caffeine also supports the body by absorbing headache medicine more rapidly, delivering faster relief.

While caffeine-containing medications can be beneficial when combined with excessive caffeine consumption you are more vulnerable to reoccurring headaches.

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