How do I stop coffee from hurting my stomach?

If you find that coffee upsets your stomach, there are several things you can do to minimize its unpleasant effects. These include drinking it with food, choosing a lower acidic roast, switching from regular milk to soy or almond milk, and cutting back on additives.

Can you be intolerant to coffee?

Summary. While neither is common, it’s possible to have a caffeine allergy or intolerance. Allergies involve an immune-system response while intolerances are caused by digestive problems. Allergy symptoms can include an itchy rash, hives, anxiety, dizziness, and headaches.