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Ephedra Weight Loss Pills

While bathing suit season may be over for this year, that is no excuse to let your body go and start adding on unsightly body fat. Of course, proper nutrition and exercise are going to be the foundation of keeping your body in shape; it never hurts to have a little outside help. That’s where ephedra weight loss pills come into play.

In 2004, the FDA placed a ban on ephedra diet pills. Athletes, fitness enthusiasts, bodybuilders, and just about anyone looking to get into shape, were all quite disheartened at this unfortunate news. Fortunately, this ban was short-lived as in 2006 it was lifted. Once again consumers were flocking to stores and websites to obtain their beloved ephedra weight loss pills.

With obesity running rampant in the United States, weight loss supplements have become a staple in the fat burning arsenal of many consumers, with ephedra weight loss pills making up a huge percentage of these types of purchases. It’s no wonder, as ephedra has become a huge advantage for those looking for a fat loss boost.

Kids Kickboxing Some of the advantages of ephedra supplements are:

  • Increased metabolic rate and calorie burning
  • Improved energy levels
  • Heightened sense of focus and well being
  • Aids in weight loss programs
  • Increased muscle definition

The potent weight loss combination of ephedra, caffeine and aspirin, more commonly known as the “ECA stack” is a very popular method for improved calorie burning. This three-pronged calorie attack is more powerful than just taking ephedra alone. Many ephedra weight loss pills combine this cocktail or a variation of it to improve the fat burning potency of the product.

An important note needs to be mentioned when discussing ephedra diet pills. The term “fat burner” is often used when discussing ephedra, or just about any type of thermogenic weight loss supplements. This is misleading, as the supplements themselves do not actually burn fat. They increase your metabolic rate and help you burn more calories, but whether or not those additional calories being burned come from fat is up to the rest of your nutritional plan.

I know that it’s not fun to have to put forth effort to lose fat, but let me tell you from experience, there are no miracle weight loss pills. You have to put forth effort on your own if you really want to look your best. Proper nutrition is going to be the foundation of any weight loss plan. Weight loss supplements may help to speed up your progress but they shouldn’t be your crutch to lean on.

Here’s a little tip you can use with your ephedra weight loss pills. Try taking 600 to 1000mg of L-carnitine with each serving. Carnitine works by transporting fatty acids into cells, which is then used as energy. The simple addition of this amino acid will help to ensure that the extra calories your body is burning are coming from body fat.

So while summer may be over for this year, there’s no reason to let body fat start accumulating in unwanted places. ephedra weight loss pills added to a proper diet and exercise routine can help keep you energized, mentally focused and burning those extra calories to keep your body looking its’ best all year long.

Tim Tim Mielke
Author and Supplement Expert

Tim Mielke has been involved in the supplement industry for over 15 years. As a former competitive body builder and personal trainer, Tim has extensive first-hand knowledge of the benefits and pitfalls of fitness supplementation. Knowledge so extensive that his book, “The Book of Supplement Secrets: A Beginners Guide to Nutritional Supplements,” was recently published and is currently available through Amazon.com. Tim brings this supplement and bodybuilding know-how to www.superhealthcenter.com as a contributing author and researcher.