- What is hoodia?
It is a succulent plant from the Kalahari Desert of Southern Africa.
- How is it used there?
The San Tribesmen of Africa have used Hoodia as a food source for their long hunting trips across the desert where food is scarce. Traditional use claims it reduces the feeling of hunger.
- What other herbs and nutrients does this formula include?
Source Naturals® Hoodia Complex™ also includes theromgenic herbs and nutrients such as chromium, 5-HTP, Siberian eleuthero root and standardized extracts of green tea, cocoa seed, garcinia and gymnema, to support energy levels and healthy sugar metabolism. Thermogenesis is the process by which the body generates energy or heat, by increasing its normal metabolic fat-burning rate.