A 16 years old girl from the UK suffered from headaches, nausea and abdominal pain.

The initial diagnosis was urinary tract infection, so doctors prescribed her antibiotics and home treatment.3 cupsUnfortunately, her symptoms worsened after 2 doses, and when she returned to the hospital, she was diagnosed with jaundice.

Soon the doctors discovered that the consumption of Chinese green tea for weight loss, which the girl purchased on the Internet, brought more damage than the patient could imagine. Although all dosage instructions on the packaging of tea were in Chinese language, she drank 3 cups a day for several months!

Immediately she was given appropriate therapy, and her parents, took the tea for further examination. It has been discovered that tea contains an ingredient called “Camellia sinensis” evergreen herbs used for tea, which often triggers hepatitis in girls.

Doctors often referred to this case, which serves as a warning that excessive consumption of green tea can cause liver disease, and therefore this tea should be consumed only in moderate dosage.

In addition, with this tea should be careful because it may contain other harmful substances, such as pesticides, which are supposed to stimulate weight loss in users.

So, be smart and do not use green tea in large quantities because of how much is healthy for the organism, can be harmful, as well as any foods that are excessively consumed.