Does dihydrocapsiate work?

Overall Effectiveness Rating for Dihydrocapsiate

The overall effectiveness rating for dihydrocapsiate is 1.5 out of 3. This rating means there is some evidence that using dihydrocapsiate may lead to positive results. This rating also means that some evidence does not back up all claims. Below you can find individual ratings for specific claims.

Overall Confidence Rating for Dihydrocapsiate

There are 2 studies in the database on dihydrocapsiate; the confidence rating is 40. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating. Note, this rating is for dihydrocapsiate as a whole. There are also individual ratings for the claims below.

Products Containing Dihydrocapsiate

Products Containing Dihydrocapsiate
Alpha Burn
Burner PM
Full list of all 2 products containing Dihydrocapsiate.

Individual Claims

The overall ratings above do no necessarily reflect each claim about dihydrocapsiate. Individual claims can have higher or lower ratings. For example, some supplements may have a lot of backing for one claim, but be completely useless for another. Click on claims below for more information.

Energy Balance (calories in & calories out) Claims Effectiveness Rating Confidence Rating
increase energy expenditure


Title of Study
Effect of dihydrocapsiate on resting metabolic rate in humans
Effects of dihydrocapsiate on adaptive and diet-induced thermogenesis with a high protein very low calorie diet: a randomized control trial