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Garcinia Cambogia (HCA) Supplements Review

Learn what to look for when trying to find the best Garcinia cambogia supplements. Read our review that show amounts of hydroxycitric acid (HCA) found in popular products, and tests for contamination, plus clinical evidence for whether Garcinia cambogia helps for weight loss. Understand what you are taking before you buy.

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1.Which supplements can cause diarrhea?  (in Comments)
2.I take fluoxetine (Prozac), a SSRI drug to treat depression. Are there supplements I should avoid, or be taking, due to this drug?
3.Can white kidney bean extract really help me lose weight?
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Clinical Updates Found:
2019 Garcinia Concern (12/03/2019)
Garcinia Concern
Another case of liver failure associated with the use of Garcinia cambogia has been reported. For details, see the Concerns and Cautions section of the Garcinia Cambogia Supplements Review.
2018 Garcinia Warning (08/28/2018)
Garcinia Warning
Be aware that Garcinia cambogia extracts, touted for weight management, may cause liver injury, as suggested by two recent case reports. See the Concerns and Cautions section of the Garcinia Cambogia Supplements Review for details.
2016 Mania From Garcinia (09/17/2016)
Mania From Garcinia
There are recent reports of people experiencing mania when taking Garcinia cambogia (HCA). For details see the Concerns and Cautions section of the Garcinia Cambogia Supplements Review >>
2014 Does Garcinia cambogia Work? (09/06/2014)
Does Garcinia cambogia Work?
A recent study in obese women found that taking a Garcinia cambogia extract for two months did not impact weight -- although it did modestly reduce triglyceride levels. This adds to an already mixed picture about the effects of Garcinia. Learn more about this and earlier studies, see our bottom line about Garcinia's efficacy, and see how popular brands of supplements have fared in our tests in the updated Garcinia Cambogia (HCA) Supplements Review >> 
 Danger Using Antidepressant with Garcinia cambogia (05/31/2014)
Danger Using Antidepressant with Garcinia cambogia
Taking the popular weight supplement Garcinia cambogia along with a common antidepressant may cause toxicity, according to a new report. For more details, as well as our tests of Garcinia cambogia supplements, see the Garcinia Cambogia Supplements Review >>  (Also see the CL Answer about supplement interactions with antidepressants.) 

Recent Recalls and Warnings Found:
1.Seller of Curcumin, Garcinia, Glucosamine and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/19/2018)

Archived Recalls and Warnings Found:
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1.FDA Warns Seller of Acai, Garcinia & More for Drug Claims (08/01/2017)
2.Garcinia, Green Coffee Marketers Pay $43 Million to Settle Charges of False Weight Loss Claims (02/05/2016)
3.Marketers Charged with Using Stolen Email Accounts to Promote Weight Loss Supplements Temporarily Shut Down (05/09/2015)
4.Maker of Garcinia, Joint Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (05/02/2015)
5.Maker of Children's Vitamins, Weight Loss Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (11/11/2014)
6.Marketer Banned From Selling Weight Loss Products (09/13/2014)
7.Weight Loss Supplement Claims Challenged (12/06/2013)
8.Company Warned For Distributing Weight Loss Supplement Containing DMAA, Drug Claims (09/27/2013)
9.Seller of CELLFOOD Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (08/29/2013)
10.Weight Loss Supplement Formulas For Men and Women Recalled Due To Undeclared Drugs (08/20/2013)
11.FDA Warns Maker of Weight Loss and Whey Protein Supplements For Manufacturing Violations and Misbranding (02/13/2013)
12.Distribution of Weight Loss Product Containing DMAA Should Be Stopped Immediately, Warns FDA (09/12/2012)
13.Two Makers of Weight Loss and Sex Enhancement Supplements Stopped From Making Unsubstantiated Claims (08/31/2004)
14.FTC Challenges Deceptive Weight Loss Claims for Supplement Targeted at Hispanics (06/17/2004)
15.Direct Marketers of Weight Loss, Impotence, and Arthritis Supplements Charged with Deceptive Claims (07/01/2003)

News Releases Found:
2014 Which Weight Loss Supplements Are Best? Reviews the Evidence and Tests the Quality of Popular Products (07/07/2014)
2013 Retesting Confirms Lack of Ingredient in Garcinia Cambogia Supplement (12/06/2013)
 Some Popular Weight Loss Supplements Contain as Little as 16% of Listed Ingredient, According to (11/19/2013)
2005 Testing by identifies many problems with popular supplements for weight loss, slimming, and blood sugar control (11/15/2005)


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