Is the caffeine in Coca‑Cola addictive?

Caffeine is a mild stimulant, and if you have it regularly and then stop abruptly, you may experience some headaches or other minor effects. But most of us can reduce or eliminate caffeine from our diets without serious problems.

Many people around the world enjoy consuming caffeine every day, in drinks like coffee, tea and soft drinks. People are often surprised to learn that Coca‑Cola actually contains much less caffeine than in the same amount of coffee. 

We know that not everyone drinks caffeine and not everyone wants to drink it all the time. We also offer a range of caffeine-free drinks so people can make a choice for them and their families.

Did you know? We offer a range of sparkling soft drinks made without caffeine, such as Caffeine-Free Diet Coke, Sprite, Lilt and Fanta.

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