Why Does It Have Scientists And Media Buzzing?
Coleus Forskohlii is a member of the mint family of herbs. Its technical name is Plectranthus Barbatus. The roots of the plant contain a compound called Forskohlii. As such, Coleus Forskohlii and Forskolin are often used interchangeably.
Traditionally used in Ayuverdic medicine to treat asthma and other ailments, for the last several years, it's the claims that Forskolin helps weight loss has sparked public and scientific interest.