Drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Niaspan and Chocolate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Niaspan and Chocolate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Niaspan has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niaspan 41,976 users)
Chocolate has active ingredients of cocoa. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Chocolate 22 users)
On Aug, 23, 2016
3 people who take Niaspan, Chocolate are studied.
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I am a 71 year old Caucasian male. I have had CLL since 1992 and type 2 Diabetes for 4 years. The CLL has remained at stage 0 without treatment. I have had several difficult bouts of bacterial infections as side issues. My diabetes is controlled most of the time with both oral med (tradjenta), long lasting and rapid acting insulin. Frequently my blood glucose will become very difficult to control and my A1C (6.5) and blood sugar measurements (Avg around 150) have not appeared to be in a correct relationship with each other. My diabetes educator questioned a possible relationship with my very high blood counts and I have been unsuccessfully searching for any published relationship between the CLL related white and red cell counts and the strange blood sugar measurements
On eHealthMe, Niaspan (niacin) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Chocolate (cocoa) is often used to treat constipation. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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