Subjects taking the key ingredient in Hydroxycut Max! (C. canephora robusta
) for 60 days lost an average of 10.95 lbs. versus the placebo group, which lost an average of 5.40 lbs. Both groups followed a low-calorie diet. In a separate 8-week study, subjects taking C. canephora robusta
lost an average of 3.7 lbs. versus the placebo group which lost 1.25 lbs. Both groups followed a calorie-reduced diet and performed moderate exercise.