Cassia Nomame – wild herbaceous plant, willingly used in traditional Chinese medicine. It demonstrates dehydrating and laxative properties and has been used in problems with constipations. It was noticed that one of side-effects of its application is weight loss, therefore it started to be used as an element of weight loss supplements.
However, according to the current knowledge on this plant, its abilities to stimulate fatty tissue reduction do not result from its laxative properties. Cassia Nomame provides compounds which are natural inhibitors of lipase, therefore it limits the absorption of fat in the human organism.
There are also sources which indicate that Cassia Nomame may have thermogenic effect and may stimulate metabolic rate. It makes the extracts from this plant an ideal ingredient of fat burners.
Apart from this, the plant has pro-health properties. It may have anti-inflammatory effect, due to which it is recommended in the therapy of arthritis. Some sources also suggest positive influence of Cassia Nomame among people suffering from migraines.
Importantly, Cassia Nomame cannot be taken by pregnant and breast-feeding mothers and people below the age of 18.