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Unless it’s some type of substitute, chocolate contains caffeine; caffeine in any form is an adrenal stressor. The adrenals support the immune system, and without the immune system in its top form, infections and pathogen infestations such as Candida are extremely difficult to overcome. That’s another reason why so many Candida sufferers don’t have a successful treatment, poor adrenal function. Caffeine should really be completely avoided during any illness, infection, or infestation such as Candida.
Agave nectar should be a test product (starting with a very low amount), as many sufferers react to it.