It is derived from a fruit of the same name, also called Garcinia gummi- gutta or Malabar tamarind. The peel of the fruit contains high. OTHER NAME( S) : Brindal Berry, Brindle Berry, Cambogia binucao, Cambogia gemmi- guta, Garcinia affinis, Garcinia Cambogi, Garcinia cambogia, Garcinia gummi- guta.
Garcinia cambogia ( GC) is a small, pumpkin- shaped fruit that grows in Southeast Asia and India. The key active ingredient found in the rind of garcinia cambogia is hydroxycitric acid ( HCA), which some research suggests can help certain people lose weight.