has a number of potentially life-threatening side effects.
Even though tonic water and flavored drinks containing tonic water contain only a fraction of the quinine found in prescription medications, they can cause problems.
You should be aware of possible side effects like hypoglycemia
, confusion, rash
, seizures, nausea
, hearing disturbances, vision disturbances,chest pain
Although one litre of tonic water contains only 80 mg,so consuming few ounces should not cause problem to you.
Had there been any problem taking it,FDA would have banned it
If you want to take it in small quantities ,in my opinion you may take it provided you don't get any of the symptoms mentioned above and also you must seek permission from your treating doctor for its consumption.