How Green Tea interacts with Anti-anxiety medications

Interaction type: Interactions

Interaction rating: Potential/Theoritical

If the green tea product is not decaffeinated, the caffeine may alter the effects of these medications and possibly the dose needed for treatment. Use with caution. (1)

These drugs include alprazolam, diazepam, lorazepam, clorazepate dipotassium, chlordiazepoxide, oxazepam, buspirone, doxepin, hydroxyzine, meprobamate


  1. View Abstract: Clementz GL, Dailey JW. Psychotropic effects of caffeine. Am Fam Physician. May1988;37(5):167-72.