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    I've recently started taking forskolin-95 and have been experiencing some pretty terrible headaches. Today is only day 2. I've taken other products of lesser purity but with higher overall mg of forskolin in it and never had a problem other than some stomach issues. I've searched and found about 100 different places saying that headaches are a side effect but with no explanation as to why. Im confused and in a little bit of pain. Yesterday i took 2pills in the am and got a massive headache. This morning I only took 1 pill but still experienced a headache albeit not as severe. Anyone else experience this or got any tips on how to rid me of these headaches? I've had good success with forskolin products in the past and was excited to try the higher purity and really dont want to ditch it.

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    Maybe try taking it with food, see if that helps.
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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Bone View Post
    Maybe try taking it with food, see if that helps.
    I took it with food yesterday Took it fasted todat. I'll try with food again in the am
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    I know it can lower blood pressure. I've heard of high bp causing headaches, but not low bp. Try a bigger meal this time maybe.
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    It hasn't ever given me headaches. Other things have.
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    Forskolin is a vasodilator. Users report headaches at megadoses (closing in on 500mg if you search various forums), but you may be sensitive.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mr.cooper69 View Post
    Forskolin is a vasodilator. Users report headaches at megadoses (closing in on 500mg if you search various forums), but you may be sensitive.
    500mg, holy cannoli batman!
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    Any benefit in going over 100mg in a day????
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    Quote Originally Posted by jdarkraget View Post
    Any benefit in going over 100mg in a day????
    PES would benefit ... You would be reordering faster.
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    I'm taking 200-300 mg a day but only 100 mg is from forskolin 95 rest is from hydroxycut hardcore elite (50 mg) and this cheaper one I got off amazon and I don't get headaches. I mention the cheaper one because I'm not even sure if it meets label claims so maybe I'm only taking like 150 a day
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    Quote Originally Posted by jdarkraget View Post
    Any benefit in going over 100mg in a day????
    There may be some, but honestly 100mg seems like more than enough to me. I played around with up to 150mg and feel the best/most cost effective is staying at 100mg. Feel free to play around with dosing if you want, but I wouldn't go above 150.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Quadzilla99 View Post
    I'm taking 200-300 mg a day but only 100 mg is from forskolin 95 rest is from hydroxycut hardcore elite (50 mg) and this cheaper one I got off amazon and I don't get headaches. I mention the cheaper one because I'm not even sure if it meets label claims so maybe I'm only taking like 150 a day
    Hydroxycut unfortunately does not provide standardized forskolin, only coleus.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mr.cooper69 View Post
    Hydroxycut unfortunately does not provide standardized forskolin, only coleus.
    That aaron kid said that the Muscletech people he talked to told him it was 10% tho. Like they gave him confirmation of that

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