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Hydroxycitric acid does not promote inflammation or liver toxicity.
After eight weeks, the hydroxycitric acid group reduced their body weight by 5.
Derived from the fruit Garcinia cambogia, hydroxycitric acid is reported to reduce appetite, boost thermogenesis and fat oxidation, and inhibit the body from storing excess carbohydrates as fat.
The research indicates the active ingredient Hydroxycitric Acid reduces the conversion of carbohydrates into stored fats by inhibiting the enzyme that facilitates this conversion.
Within the natural fruit rind, there is about 20% to 30% of the hydroxycitric acid (HCA).
The paper reviews and analyzes the published safety documentation of Garcinia cambogia extract, its active component hydroxycitric acid and its salts.
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contends the publication was wrong in condemning hydroxycitric acid (RCA), the active ingredient in the company's Super CitriMax, as ineffective, saying the study that led researchers to their conclusions was flawed.
The Hydroxycitric Acid from the Garcinia Cambogia Extract may help promote dieting goals.
com also recently evaluated 11 Garcinia carnbogia extract supplements on the market and tested each for its amount of hydroxycitric acid (HCA), a plant compound believed to be important to Garcinia's biological effects.