- What other names is Black Tea known by?
- What is Black Tea?
- How does Black Tea work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Black Tea.
Likely Effective for...
- Mental alertness.
Possibly Effective for...
- Preventing dizziness upon standing up (orthostatic hypotension) in older people.
- Reducing the risk of hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis).
- Reducing the risk of heart attacks.
- Reducing the risk of kidney stones.
- Reducing the risk of Parkinson's disease.
- Reducing the risk of ovarian cancer.
Possibly Ineffective for...
- Reducing the risk of stomach, colon, and rectal cancer.
- Reducing the risk of breast cancer.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Osteoporosis, headache, high blood pressure, stomach disorders, vomiting, diarrhea, preventing tooth decay, type 2 diabetes, lung cancer, reducing the risk of cancer, and promoting weight loss.
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).
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