“Children under 12 should have no caffeine at all,” says Carlos Lerner, MD, medical director for the UCLA Children’s Health Center.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that adolescents should not consume more than 100 mg of caffeine a day (adults 300-400 mg). Young children shouldn't drink caffeinated beverages on a regular basis.