Many people find their extra weight causing a lot of problems pertaining to health, sex life, self-esteem, and psychology. But since the conventional combination of diet and exercise isn’t easy for everyone, weight loss pills have become the most sought-after method to lose weight easily.

Here’s a list of some of the best weight loss pills of the year:

  1. PhenQ is formulated in such a way that it not only promotes weight loss but also curbs your cravings alongside elevating your mood. It contains extracts from the capsicum pepper plant and black pepper which is reported to boost metabolism, help burn extra calories and prevent visceral fat. It also contains other active ingredients including caffeine, L-carnitine, Nopal, calcium carbonate, niacin powder, and chromium picolinate that aid natural weight loss and increase energy levels.
  2. Meratrim is a combination of two plant extracts that help change the metabolism of fat cells. It is claimed to make it difficult for fat cells to multiply and lower the amount of fat picked up from a person’s bloodstream.
  3. Alli (Orlistat) is available as an over-the-counter drug as well as under prescription. It works by preventing the digestion of fat which results in lesser fat absorption and weight loss. Some common side effects reported by the pill users include stomach pain, diarrhea, and difficulty controlling bowel movements.
  4. Belviq is an FDA-approved prescription weight-loss pill that helps people reduce weight when taken alongside diet and exercise. It targets a hunger receptor in your brain and can make you feel full sooner. Belviq is neither a stimulant nor a narcotic but is a federally controlled substance that poses a certain risk of abuse and dependency. It is not recommended for pregnant ladies, nursing mothers, and individuals with hypersensitivity, mental health disorders, low blood sugar, depression, and valvular heart diseases.
  5. LeanBean: The female fat burner has been consumed by a lot of female athletes. It promises to empower the user by burning unwanted fat and help achieve their weight goals. It is composed of natural ingredients combined using a handpicked formula that is low in stimulants and enriched with important vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that contribute to normal fat metabolism, digestion and helps combat fatigue. The ingredients include konjac fiber, choline, chromium picolinate, and vitamins- B6 and B12.
  6. Contrave comprises a combination of naltrexone and bupropion which helps decrease appetite, curb hunger and food cravings. The drug is also used to treat weight-related health conditions including diabetes, hypertension and high cholesterol.
  7. URN-XT: The thermogenic fat burner is designed to boost energy while suppressing your appetite. It includes a combination of powerful Thermo fat-burning ingredients which helps burn fat, boost metabolism, and preserve lean muscle mass. Its synergistic formula includes active ingredients like green tea extracts, acetyl L-carnitine, and other natural ingredients.
  8. Qsymia includes a combination of phentermine and topiramate in an extended-release capsule. It helps suppress appetite and is used to treat obesity. The drug is not recommended for pregnant women and people with an overactive thyroid, glaucoma, heart diseases, kidney stones, liver diseases, depression, and seizures.
  9. Hunter Burn is made of ingredients such as cayenne pepper, L-theanine, matcha green tea, vitamin D, Konjac root and white kidney beans. The pill helps fat burning and aids weight loss by suppressing appetite and increasing energy levels.
  10. Cellucor Super HD Ultimate Thermogenic Fat Burner is another leading brand in the weight loss supplement industry. It is enriched with caffeine, capsimax cayenne and DygloFit fruit extracts which promotes healthy blood glucose levels alongside weight reduction. Other key ingredients like Zebrine and BioPerine improves mood, cognitive function and healthy absorption of nutrients from food.

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