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does ghirardelli chocolate have caffeine

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Benner
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
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
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Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
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
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
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
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Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
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
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
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
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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. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Very small amount: Chocolate milk contains very small amount of caffeine.There is 5mgm of caffeine in a 8 oz glass of chocolate milk.Compare it to a cup of coffee which ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes : It has.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
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
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Not a problem: Generally, you're asked not to have any after midnight the night before.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Reynolds
Specializes in Psychiatry
No: You can eat chocolate while taking sertraline.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Chocolate is safe: Millions of people take duloxetine. I am sure there are more than a few chocolate lovers out there. Reasonable use of chocolate would be fine. Of c ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
See your physician: You sound very angry and upset. (i am sure you realize that using all caps can be construed as "yelling" online, although we here have not caused you ... Read More
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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

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