Other Forms of HoodiaHoodia Gordonii Stem Extract
Hoodia gordonii is a succulent plant found in the Kalahari Desert of South Africa. The San Tribesmen of the Kalahari have been using hoodia as a food source for thousands of years. The applicable parts of this cactus are the stems and roots. Hoodia gordonii is used for weight loss and as an appetite suppressant. The constituent thought to be responsible for these actions is called P57.