Bitter Orange Extract for Weight Loss
Why do dieters use it?
Some dieters say that bitter orange
* Helps increase calorie burning.
* Helps suppress appetite.
Bitter orange is also known as citrus aurantium. Bitter orange has bee used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to treat chest congestion and stimulate gastrointestinal functions.
Bitter Orange Extract is a fat burner, energy pill that increases metabolism, increases caloric expenditure, promotes weight loss, and increases energy levels. Synephrine is the primary active alkaloid in Bitter Orange. Synephrine stimulates your body’s adrenal gland promoting effective fat burning, appetite suppression and natural energy. While no clinical trails have substantiated the effectiveness of bitter orange as weight loss supplement, it appears to be effective in combination with St. John's wort and caffeine. Many Ephedra based diet pills now contain bitter orange in the ingredients.
Common uses for Bitter Orange: As a dietary supplement, bitter orange has been marketed to help relieve stomach upset, stimulate the appetite, assist with mild insomnia, and treat ringworm infections such as athlete’s foot and jock itch. Bitter orange fruit and peel are also commonly marketed as a weight loss remedy and a nasal decongestant. Topically, bitter orange peel is used for inflammation of the eyelid, skin bruising, and muscle pain. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved bitter orange (in small amounts) as a flavoring agent. In manufacturing, bitter orange is used in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and soaps.
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