Diet Pills in Review

Obesity has become one of the world’s serious medical problems. Being overweight does not only make you look older than you should, it also makes you a high-risk for medical complications. The usual advices we get when we want to lose weight is to go on a healthy diet and exercise.

Yet, people have always found it almost impossible to stick to their diets or follow a regular workout program. They want instant results such as a magic diet pill that can shed off the weight effortlessly. This demand has resulted in the creation and process of diet pills that all promise to take off the weight and keep it off.

For one thing people are too busy to commit to an exercise program or shop for healthy food options. Being on the go all the time means grabbing the first convenient food which fast-food chains offer. Cooking special diets are also a hassle.

The market today offers thousands of diet pill brands that promise immediate and effective weight loss even without going on a diet or exercising. The celebrity endorsements also add to the hype.

But, how safe and effective are these diet pills? It must be noted that these pills are masked as supplements. This means that as a supplement, it does not fall under strict FDA regulations.

The good news is that there are safe and effective diet pills or supplements that can jumpstart your weight loss goal. These diet supplements will quickly bring results for short-term weight loss. The effective weight loss given by these diet supplements serves as encouragement for people to make it permanent. This means that exercise and healthy eating are still the best options to have for permanent weight loss.

The list below has been proven safe and effective for short-term weight loss. The results can be very dramatic or steady depending on the extra effort from the user. Combining these diet supplements with healthy eating and being physically active can effectively and quickly make you lose weight.

Sletrokor

Made of only the finest natural ingredients, Sletrokor is a diet supplement that has proven its worth. Named as the best diet pill of 2017, 2018 seems to be another great year for the supplement. Sletrokor has been proven safe and effective for weight loss because of its all-natural ingredients.

Pros

  • All-natural ingredients that are proven safe and effective for weight loss
  • Affordable yet effective
  • Health enhancer
  • Money-back policy after the first 30 days of purchase
  • Zero customer side effect reports

Cons

  • Not available in supermarket or store shelves
  • An exclusive online product

Saxenda

Saxenda is an injectable pen that can only be prescribed by a medical practitioner. The product targets people with more than 30 BMI results or leaning towards obesity. It works by making the brain think it’s full.

People diagnosed with type 2 diabetes have been recommended to use Saxenda because it can:

 

  • Lead to weight loss because of reduced appetite
  • Lower blood triglycerides
  • Helps the body to burn fat

 

However, not everyone can use Saxenda even when it is being marketed as a weight loss tool. It can only be recommended by a doctor because of the high-risk side effects.

Pros

  • Effective appetite suppressant
  • Reduces blood sugar levels
  • Effective fat burner
  • Dramatic results after one day use

Cons

  • Can only be prescribed by a doctor
  • Can produce serious side effects such as allergies, depression, low blood sugar, and inflammation of the pancreas
  • Feeling of fullness is not a guarantee for weight loss

Pruvit Keto OS

Overall health improvement brought about by Pruvit Keto OS weight loss supplement is the promise claimed. The product claims to include powdered ketones as their main ingredient for weight loss. The powder can be mixed with water and zapped into a blender. It can also be shaken in a shaker cup. Drinking the ketones result in enhanced energy, fat loss, suppressed appetite, and cellular regeneration.

Pros

 

  • Available in different flavors
  • Available in caffeinated or decaffeinated versions
  • Converts glucose to ketones to fuel the body

 

Cons

  • Side effects such as general fatigue, reduced energy, and mood swings
  • The caffeine ingredient may result in increased blood pressure, anxiety, insomnia, and headaches
  • Sodium amount is too high
  • Expensive price for the small serving amount

Thrive Patch

Thrive Patch is a literal patch that promises to improve health while losing weight. There are 4 patch variations where the premium patch is the most ideal. The premium patch claims better absorption leading to effective weight loss. Since it is a patch, the product claims that the body easily absorbs the ingredients compared to oral pills and supplements. The absorbed ingredients from the patch result in increased energy, enhanced mental benefits, reduced appetite, and improved circulation.

Pros

  • Have been in the weight loss business for more than 20 years
  • Contains COQ10, a powerful antioxidant that aids the cells to work effectively
  • Contains an effective weight ingredient such as Garcinia Cambogia

Cons

  • The patches can only be purchased through official distributors
  • The ingredients listed do not show the whole amount
  • Contains caffeine which may overload the system of coffee drinkers
  • Side effects may include headaches, rapid heart rate, indigestion, vomiting, and anxiety

MealEnders

The TV reality show Shark Tank was the platform that fueled the popularity of MealEnders. The weight loss lozenge to trick the brain into feeling full gave it a great marketing plus factor. The cool feeling given by the lozenge prevents overeating and snacking.

Pros

  • Available in a variety of flavors
  • The Cool sensation from the lozenge suppresses appetite

Cons

  • Unproven weight loss record
  • No scientific studies to support the appetite suppressant claim
  • The sugary taste may lead to increased hunger
  • Contains artificial flavors

Conclusion

The review of the above products is meant to help you achieve your weight loss goals. Using these products for weight loss can become more effective when it is combined with healthy eating and exercise.

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