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Green Coffee Extract for Weight Control

Also indexed as:Coffea arabica, Coffea canephora, Green Coffee
Green Coffee Extract
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How Much Is Usually Taken by Dieters?

In human research, dieters have seen improved results while taking green coffee extracts providing from 180 to 480 mg of chlorogenic acids per day.

Side Effects

No serious side effects have been reported in human studies of green coffee extract. However, people who have allergies or other sensitivities to roasted coffee might also be sensitive to green coffee extract. Some green coffee extracts may contain small amounts of caffeine, but at typical daily intakes this amount will be much less than that found in one cup of regular coffee.

Interactions with Supplements, Foods, & Other Compounds

At the time of writing, there were no well-known supplement or food interactions with this supplement.

Interactions with Medicines

As of the last update, we found no reported interactions between this supplement and medicines. It is possible that unknown interactions exist. If you take medication, always discuss the potential risks and benefits of adding a new supplement with your doctor or pharmacist.

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