I am 13 week pregnant and craving a lot for tea. I never drank tea before this but now even the smell makes me crave for tea . I am drinking tea twice a day and even having black tea at night will this sudden increase in tea intake cause any problem thank you

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Answer:
tea contains tannins which may interfere with iron absorption and too much consumption can make you anemic, which is not desirable in pregnancy. Limit the intake and amount of tea. Don't take tea with meals to avoid its interference in nutrient absorption.

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