You can think of these as ThermoCaps Lite — still highly effective, but suitable for patients with a more sensitive metabolism. The combination of botanical and nutritional agents provides gentle, tonifying action to help your patients.
Bitter Orange (Citrus aurantium) contains small amounts of alkaloids such as synephrine and octopamine, which are direct- and indirect-acting adrenergic agents with beta-agonist activity. These stimulate lipolysis and increase the resting metabolic rate in some people, thus increasing the removal and oxidation of fat from adipose tissue stores. This action is potentiated by methylxanthines, such as the caffeine present in Green Tea (Camellia sinensis), which also contains powerful antioxidant polyphenols.
L-tyrosine, is an amino acid precursor for the catecholamines, one of which (norepinephrine) is the main mediator of thermogenesis.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.