Weight loss pills are those medicines which helps a person to lose weight. These medicines help in increasing our physical activity and in decreasing the appetite by increasing the metabolism of our body.
There are various types of weight-loss pills like appetite suppressants, fat burners, fat binders, metabolism boosters and thyroid supplements.
Appetite Suppressants are those weight-loss pills which lessen a person’s psychological motivation for food. So as a result the person will eat less. Some of the appetite suppressants pills are Anorectics, Amphetamine and Cocaine. These all are used to reduce the desire to eat. But these pills should be used with proper exercise and diet which will reduce weight. It has side effects like thirst irritability, hypertension, physical disorder, palpitation, tiredness, and jitteriness and heart valve diseases.
Fat Burners are those weight-loss pills which acts on a region of the brain that helps to regulate appetite and releases certain brain chemicals that trigger the body’s fight mechanism and prepares it to take action so that the body burns extra calories. The body keeps burning calories even when it is at rest. Citrus aurantium (CA) also known as Bitter Orange and Green Tea are fat burners.
Fat binders claim to be able to lower cholesterol and reduce weight. They contain chitosan which causes weight-loss by binding fats in the stomach and prevents them from being digested. Neopuntia is a 100 percent natural fat binder made from dehydrated leaves of nutritious cactus and Proactol reduces excess body weight which is the first clinically proven fat binder. Metabolism boosters burn the fat in our body.