Can Coffee Kill You?

Can coffee kill you? The answer is yes.

According to Warrior Coffee’s official website, if you drink 80-100 cups (23 litres) in a short session, 10-13 grams of caffeine will be accumulated in your body. Too much caffeine in your body can lead to death. But before you reach this point, you will be killed by drinking too much liquid. Even drinking 23 litres of water can kill you.

Further more, the Mayo Clinic states that consuming more than 500-600 mg of caffeine a day may lead to insomnia, nervousness, restlessness, irritability, stomach upset, fast heartbeat, or muscle tremors. One of these diseases can disrupt your daily life.

However, the negative effects of consuming coffee vary from person to person. If a person has anxiety disorder, smoking habits, or alcohol addiction, the negative effects of caffeine would be compounded. In addition, the effects also depend on people’s weight. Here I use a caffeine calculator to show you how much coffee may kill me depend on my weight (115 pounds). And you can also use this calculator to find out your lethal does.


Coffee has lots of benefits for human body. But drinking too much will harm your health and even lead to death. So controlling your quantity of consuming coffee is the key point to your health.


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