Hoodia gordonii is a the brand new diet pill for the generation which looks for pills for every type of problem. It is this attitude of the modern men who looks for instant solutions for his problem which made hoodia gordoni diet pills so popular. Hoodia apart from a capsule is also sold in the form powder, liquid, and tea form in most the health food stores. They are also sold as transdermal patches.
Many big companies follow their own strategies to make a product successfull. Aggressive marketing techniques make this diet pill very popular. Though many studies show the suppression of appetite with the use of hoodia, most of them cannot be autheticated.
Tough it is called a cactus, hoodia gordonii is not actually a cactus but a succulent plant which resembles a cactus, so the pills of hoodia gordonii is popularly known as cactus diet pills. Hoodia grows in the arid regions of South Africa, Namibia, and some other African nations.
The 60 minutes correspondent Stahl contributed a lot in the popularity of hoodia gordonii as a diet supplement by reporting her travel in Africa and her report on the effects of Hoodia as appetite suppressor.
Hoodia Gordonii Side Effects
The fact that Hoodia Gordonii as a diet pill has not gone trough any proven tests and hence no side effects have been recorded. And the fact that Food And Drug Administration has no power over this type of diet supplements. It is also known that most of the products sold has Hoodia Gordonii are not genuine and may not benefit as a weight loss pill if at all it contains the merits it is believed to have.