Allopathic medicines and pills for weight loss are often associated with toxins and side effects. Therefore most of the people are, generally, reluctant to take them. Herbal weight loss pills, as the name suggests, are made from organic plants and herbs which have medicinal properties. They are considered safe, efficacious and without side effects. In any case, even if they do not do any good, it generally does not do any harm either.
What are some of the benefits of herbal weight loss pills? Herbal plants grow naturally in the lap of raw, primal nature in wild and mountainous areas. Of course they can be transplanted and recycled in the nurseries, but their basic properties remain unaltered.
Obesity or being overweight is becoming a worldwide epidemic. It is more prevalent in affluent countries and spreading fast in countries which are growing economically. Although weight loss herbs should be taken as closely to their original natural form as possible, their tastes and odors are quite often odious and unbearable. They are, therefore, converted into pills for easy ingestion.
Herbal pills are more affordable than allopathic pills as their manufacturing and processing is not as complicated as their allopathic counterparts. They also tend to be fairly fast acting.
Herbal weight loss pills can fight the overweight problems created by eating foods with excess fats and carbohydrates. They can even help in genetically inherited hormonal disorders leading to obesity. They work faster and can be made tasty as well. They give you pleasant feeling, and reduce craving for food in a natural way which leads to weight loss in shorter span of time.
Herbal weight loss pills are rich in vital vitamins, proteins and other nutrients. They can be good dietary supplements and even perfect dietary substitutes. They are also good substitutes for artificial products such as laxatives, diet drinks and so on. They stimulate natural thermo-genesis which improves the metabolic action in your system that burns extra calories in the body and converts food into energy. When thermo-genesis is combined with the ingestion of appetite suppressants, you achieve the weight loss faster.
However, you need to use a little caution when taking herbal weight loss pills. It must be noted that they should be taken only after your BMI or Body Mass Index crosses the prescribed level with respect to your body. Taking them as a preventive step without considering the critical BMI level may cause certain reactions that may prove harmful to your body rather then benefiting it.
There are several companies that manufacture herbal weigh loss pills under different brand names and different shapes. The drug that you are about to take should have undergone sufficient clinical tests and should have shown positive results.
Herbal weight loss pills are of two types, prescriptive and non-prescriptive. The former are obviously prescribed by the doctor and should only be taken under his instructions. Most of the various pills are usually non-prescriptive and are easily available over the counter from any pharmacy outlet working under minimal FDA guidelines. Some of these non-prescriptive herbal brands are produced by companies such as Herbalife and Metalife.
It is, however, advisable to take any herbal weight loss pill-both prescriptive and non-prescriptive under the advice of a qualified doctor.