What is Quit/Avoid Coffee?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


Coffee is a stimulant beverage prepared from roasted seeds of the coffee plant. Quiting or avoiding coffee reduces the intake of caffeine found in varying amounts depending on the type of coffee beverage.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Anxious mood 3 2
Fatigue 1 1
General health 1 0
Migraine headaches 1 0
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 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 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Quit/Avoid Coffee

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Quit/Avoid Coffee

Dosage Patients
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Quit/Avoid Coffee

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Quit/Avoid Coffee


Currently using Quit/Avoid Coffee

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Quit/Avoid Coffee

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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1 patient evaluation for Quit/Avoid Coffee

Mar 29, 2015 (Started Jun 30, 1996)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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