Review: taking Niaspan and Chocolate together
Summary: 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 41,701 Niaspan users) Chocolate has active ingredients of cocoa. (latest outcomes from 16 Chocolate users)
What are the drugs
Niaspan has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 41,701 Niaspan users)
Chocolate has active ingredients of cocoa. (latest outcomes from 16 Chocolate users)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 3 people who take Niaspan, Chocolate are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Niaspan (niacin)
- Chocolate (cocoa)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
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Drug effectiveness by gender :
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Drug effectiveness by age :
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On eHealthMe, Niaspan (niacin) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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