Frequently Asked Questions:
What is Hoodia Gordonii ?
Hoodia Gordonii is an herb – Hoodia Gordonii is its Latin botanical name. The herb grows wild in the harsh conditions of the Kalahari desert of Southern Africa.
How does Hoodia Gordonii work ?
Hoodia Gordonii contains a unique molecule that works as a natural appetite suppressant. Taking Hoodia Gordonii when you are hungry alleviates the feeling of hunger and so makes you less likely to snack between meals due to hunger. When you take Hoodia Gordonii before a meal, even a small meal leaves you feeling more satisfied which encourages you to eat smaller meals.
Why have I not heard of this herb before ?
The SAN tribes people of the Kalahari desert have been eating Hoodia Gordonii for centuries to reduce hunger and thirst on long hunting trips of several days duration. Commercial cultivation of the herb started only a few years ago, driven by the need for a natural herbal product that can suppress the appetite.
How much Hoodia Gordonii should anybody take ?
This depends on a persons size, weight and metabolism but typically people start taking four to six capsules per day and then lower the daily intake to one or two capsules per day depending on diet regime and lifestyle.
Is there a right time to take Hoodia ?
There is no right or wrong time to take Hoodia Gordonii. It does not make you drowsy or keep you awake.
What are the side effects ?
There are no known negative side effects. Some people have reported an elevation in mood when they are taking Hoodia Gordonii. It will not make a persons heart race. There is no drowsiness or being kept awake at night.
What is a Vegecap ?
We pack the Hoodia Gordonii into a non-gelatine Vegecap, the capsule is made from plant cellulose, making it suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
What is in a Vegecap ?
100% pure dried Hoodia Gordonii herb - 250mg - no additives or preservatives
How do you make the Hoodia Gordonii - Vegecaps ?
The Hoodia Gordonii plants are cultivated in Southern Africa and then harvested when mature. The plant is then cut, dried and powdered. The sterilised powder is shipped to the UK where we encapsulate it into Vegecaps using pharmaceutical equipment. Our processes are continually monitored to ensure only the best quality product leaves our premises.
Are there any precautions to taking Hoodia Gordonii ?
We advise the following directions and precautions on every container offered for retail sale
This product is for adults only. Do not use this product if you are pregnant, nursing, or have the following conditions: high blood pressure, heart disease, thyroid disease, glaucoma, diabetes, difficulty urinating due to prostate enlargement, or if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for two (2) weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you are uncertain whether your prescription drug contains an MAOI, consult your physician before taking this product. Do not exceed recommended dosage. How long will it take to get my order?
You should receive your order in 2-5 business days. Most international orders are received within 3 - 7 days. We cannot control the local customs in your country, therefore some orders may take longer.
Is the package discreet?
Yes, all orders are shipped in discreet packaging.
How much does it shipping cost?
We charge a flat rate of $19.95 postage and handling
*Please note that international shipping charges do not include
applicable import duties or taxes that are due upon entry into
the destination country. If the destination country imposes import
duties and/or taxes, the customer is responsible for their payment .
How can I order?
We accept all major creditcards. ordering via our encrypted form is easy and safe
Is there a money back guarantee?
Yes, we offer a money back guarantee if your not totally satisfied.