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Will drinking diet soda affect my Concerta medication?

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Cohen Children's Medical Center
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Caffeine can increase your blood pressure and heart rate a little, just as Concerta and all of the other stimulant medications can. Although there is the risk that the combination can lead to significant and undesirable increases in your BP or HR, this is not a common occurrence and I do not believe most...doctors recommend stopping consumption of all caffeinated beverages for patients on stimulants. ...

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