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    What is Cocoa Powder?

    Cocoa Powder is used for Weight loss, Obesity, Obese, Allergies, Immune regulation, Oxidative stress and other conditions. This salt may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. Detailed information related to Cocoa Powder's uses, side-effects, reviews, questions, interactions, and precautions is as follows:

    Cocoa Powder Uses

    Cocoa Powder is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
    References: 1
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    Cocoa Powder Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology

    Cocoa Powder - Side-effects

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    Cocoa Powder - Precautions & How to Use

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    Cocoa Powder - Drug Interactions

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    Cocoa Powder - Contraindications

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    Where to Buy Cocoa Powder

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    Cocoa Powder - Frequently asked Questions

    • Is Cocoa Powder safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
    • Is Cocoa Powder safe while breastfeeding?
    • Can Cocoa Powder be used for weight loss and obesity?
      Yes, weight loss and obesity are among the most common reported uses for Cocoa Powder. Please do not use Cocoa Powder for weight loss and obesity without consulting first with your doctor. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as common uses for Cocoa Powder.
    • At what frequency do I need to use Cocoa Powder? website users have reported once a day and once in 3 days as the most common frequency of using Cocoa Powder. Please follow your doctor's advice on how often you need to Cocoa Powder. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as frequency of using Cocoa Powder.
    • Should I consume Cocoa Powder empty stomach, before food or after food? website users have most commonly reported consuming Cocoa Powder after food. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor's advice on how you should use this medicine. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as timing of using Cocoa Powder.
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
      If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Cocoa Powder medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Cocoa Powder. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
    • Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
      Most medicines don't come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government's categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body's dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
    • Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
      Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.

    Other important Information on Cocoa Powder

    Missing a dose

    In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
    References: 2, 3, 4, 5

    Overdosage of Cocoa Powder

    • Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Cocoa Powder, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
    • Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
    • Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.
    References: 6, 7, 8

    Storage of Cocoa Powder

    • Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
    • Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Cocoa Powder.
    References: 9, 10, 11, 12

    Expired Cocoa Powder

    • Taking a single dose of expired Cocoa Powder is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
    References: 13, 14

    Dosage Information

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    1. Latif R. Health benefits of cocoa. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2013;16(6):669-74. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
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    6. National Institute of Drug Abuse (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    7. eMedicinehealth (2016). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    8. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    9. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. December 12, 2011. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    10. The Center for Improving Medication Management and the National Council on Patient Information and Education. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    11. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. December 24, 2013. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    12. World Health Organization: - Accessed: July 1, 2016.
    13. Lyon, R. C., Taylor, J. S., Porter, D. A., et al. (2006) Stability profiles of drug products extended beyond labeled expiration dates. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences; 95:1549-60 - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    14. Harvard Medical School (2016). - Accessed: May 1, 2016.

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