Garcinia cambogia is a delicious and healthy fruit. It is a tropical fruit that is grown in most parts of Indonesia. The fruit is also referred to as tamarind fruit and is rich in calcium, iron, riboflavin, niacin and iron, thiamine.
The fruit contains a compound called hydroxystearic acid (HCA) which is believed to decrease appetite and at the same time prevent your body from storing fats. The extract is administered as a diet pill supplement and should not be used as a drug. Because of this, it is not regulated by Food and Drug Administration. As a regulatory body, FDA neither regulates nor controls the use of the supplement. The manufacturer is free to decide how much garcinia cambogia is packed in the pill. It must also determine other ingredients that must be added to the mix.
Unfortunately, most brands of the extract have failed an independent laboratory quantity and quality testing. In addition, there have been no large-scale trials that compare garcinia to placeboes as well as other supplements.
How does it work?
There are many theories used by different people to explain how garcinia cambogia works. Some people say that it works by blocking the ability of the body to make fat. In addition, this school of thought postulates that it blocks the body’s ability to make fat and reduces one’s appetite.
Garcinia Cambogia makes it easy for the body to use glucose since it converts sugar into the energy required by the cells to function normally. This is one of the reasons why people suffering from high Cholesterol and type2 diabetes will find garcinia very resourceful.
Some recent research suggests that pure cambogia ultra precio helps to improve cholesterol levels in the body. It does this by lowering triglycerides and LDL and raises HDL. However, experts warn that people on prescription for cholesterol should not use this supplement.
Scientifically, garcinia cambogia has been found to contain an active ingredient HCA ( hydroxy citric acid) that helps to burn fats and also to suppress appetite. It does this by blocking the enzyme citrate lyase that the body requires to make fats. Besides, it raises serotonin, a brain chemical that makes one feel hungry. This means that the compound can be used to help people lose weight.
According to the study conducted in 2005, the Food and chemical toxicology found out those high doses of Garcinia Cambogia extract causes a toxicity referred to as testicular atrophy in mice.