Dietary supplements for body-weight reduction: a systematic review

Dietary supplements for body-weight reduction: a systematic review

Compliance with conventional weight-management programs is notoriously poor, and a plethora of over-the-counter slimming aids are sold with claims of effectiveness.

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HCA Fit ™ is a Garcinia Cambogia Extract

HCA Fit™ is a Garcinia Cambogia Extract

Forget fasting and fad diets. Folks who want visible and lasting weight loss are turning to the extract of a plant called garcinia cambogia. The reason? In one study, people […]

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An Evidence-Based Review of Fat Modifying Supplemental Weight Loss Products

An Evidence-Based Review of Fat Modifying Supplemental Weight Loss Products

Objective. To review the literature on fat modifying dietary supplements commonly used for weight loss. Methods. Recently published randomized, placebo-controlled trials were identified in PubMed, MEDLINE, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, Cochrane […]

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The Use of Garcinia Extract (Hydroxycitric Acid)
as a Weight loss Supplement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomised Clinical Trials

The Use of Garcinia Extract (Hydroxycitric Acid) as a Weight loss Supplement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomised Clinical Trials

The aim of this systematic review is to examine the efficacy of Garcinia extract, hydroxycitric acid (HCA) as a weight reduction agent, using data from randomised clinical trials (RCTs). Electronic […]

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Evaluation of the pharmacotherapeutic efficacy of Garcinia cambogia plus Amorphophallus konjac for the treatment of obesity

Evaluation of the pharmacotherapeutic efficacy of Garcinia cambogia plus Amorphophallus konjac for the treatment of obesity

Hydroxycitric acid (HCA), the main compound of Garcinia cambogia extract, is a competitive blocker of ATP-citrate-lyase, presenting a potential inhibition of fatty acid biosynthesis.

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