What is Soda pop?

Category: Nutrition/Diets

Most popular types: 7 Up


Carbonated soft drinks are commonly known as soda, soda pop, pop, or tonic in the US, soda or pop in Canada, fizzy drinks or pop in the United Kingdom and sometimes minerals in Ireland. Caffeine content depends on the type of soda.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Improve swallowing 2 0
Increase effect of another treatment 2 0
Cognitive impairment 1 0
Dry mouth 1 0
Fatigue 1 0
Tiredness 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Soda pop

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Soda pop

Dosage Patients
8 other daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Soda pop

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 1
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Soda pop


Currently using Soda pop

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Soda pop

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Soda pop.