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Does ghirardelli chocolate have caffeine

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Benner
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Highly unlikely: There is really just a tiny amount of caffeine in most chocolate. Unless you are unusually sensitive, it is unlikely to keep you awake no matter when... Read More
Dr. Brian Affleck
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Caffeine in chocolat: There really isn't that my much caffeine in chocolate, but there is some. There is also a related substance, theobromine. The half life of caffeine ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Analogue: Theobromine is in most chocolate, which behaves similarly to caffeine, which may also be present depending on food/drink. You need to check labels to ... Read More
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 37 years experience
Dark chocolate: Caffeine is higher in dark chocolate than milk chocolate. Any of the serious mass weight gainer that is chocolate would contain some caffeine. Red bul... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: Chocolate is a blend of hundreds of chemicals with no set formula. It includes the close chemical cousins theobromine and caffeine, as well as others.... Read More
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
No, but cocoa, : which is the base of chocolate contains Theobromine, which is a stimulant. Caffeine is metabolized in the body quickly to theobromine, theophylline a... Read More
Dr. Cynthia Archer
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Yes, but not much.: The long answer: caffeine and theobromine are naturally occuring in the plant from which chocolate is made, Theobroma cacao, however there is no added... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Care about GERD: That's why there's acid blockers! but if not controlled exposure of stomach contents to your esophagus can lead to progressive erosions, ulcers, stric... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Reynolds
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No: You can eat chocolate while taking sertraline.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sridhar Shankar
Specializes in Radiology
Reflux?: You may be having reflux with certain foods and symptoms might be related to an ulcer in that location. Avoid the trigger foods for a few weeks and se... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myra Carreon
- Select Specialities - 22 years experience
Proper sleep hygiene: Proper sleep hygiene is important. Nothing in bed but sleep or sex. No eating, watching tv, playing with computer, or reading in bed. If you do this,... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Paula
26 years experience
Relax: Judging from your last 2 questions you are going to have a long, nervous pregnancy. Humans have managed to survive the last few million years without... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Caffeine: Nestle Milo is reported by the company to have approximately 2.2-4.8 mg of caffeine per 20 grams of Milo powder. That is the amount of powder that is... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Martin
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Meds and diet: Some children with ger have a milk protein allergy. You have to eliminate not just dairy but anything containing casein and whey, the proteins in mil... Read More