Hydroxycitrate as a Weight-Loss Ingredient
Literature review by Quackwatch.
PubMed: Effects of (-)-hydroxycitric acid on Appetitive Variables
Abstract of a clinical trial in overweight females taking HCA before meals. Those taking the drug lost more weight, but there was no correlation with satiety.
PubMed: The Effect of (-)-hydroxycitrate on Energy Intake and Satiety in Overweight Humans
Abstract of a small clinical trial showing that subjects given HCA tended to eat less without less satiety. (June 01, 2002)
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