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|Title:||Complementary therapies in obesity||Contributor(s):||Chung, Agnes (author); Stupans, Ieva (author)||Publication Date:||2005||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/9626||Abstract:||The number of complementary weight-loss supplements available on the market is increasing rapidly. In this article, the pharmacological mechanisms and the evidence for efficacy surrounding the sale and adjunctive use of several complementary supplements for the treatment of obesity will be discussed. The complementary therapies to be considered are green tea, chromium, hydroxycitric acid (Garcinia cambogia), ephedra (Ma huang) and chitosan.||Publication Type:||Journal Article||Source of Publication:||Australian Pharmacist, 24(4), p. 289-290||Publisher:||Pharmaceutical Society of Australia||Place of Publication:||Australia||ISSN:||0728-4632
|Field of Research (FOR):||119999 Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified||Socio-Economic Outcome Codes:||929999 Health not elsewhere classified||Peer Reviewed:||Yes||HERDC Category Description:||C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal||Statistics to Oct 2018:||Visitors: 42
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