Garcinia has also been considered to make foods more filling and satisfying.
Garcinia cambogia was able to decrease the acidity and to increase the mucosal defence in the gastric areas, thereby justifying its use as an antiulcerogenic agent.
Garcinia does not contain any addictive components and can be taken without fear of addiction for extended periods of time.
Garcinia also contains significant amounts of Vitamin C and has been used as a heart tonic.
Garcinia, when taken over a period of time, has the ability to slow production of fat and help the body metabolize it more efficiently.