Ibutamoren or MK-677 is a growth hormone secretagogue. A Growth hormone secretagogue (GHS) is a compound that acts as a secretagogue which will help promote growth hormone levels. It mimics the action of Ghrelin, which is the hunger hormone in the body but is also associated with our circadian rhythms.
And it stimulates the release of naturally occurring Growth hormone from the pituitary gland in the body up to 40% which in turn also increases the levels of IGF-1.
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Take a “natural” hormone the body makes during pregnancy — and lose a lot of weight? That’s the promise that’s turned the hCG Diet — named after that hormone — into a craze that just won’t quit. If you also go on an ultra-low-calorie diet, backers claim, hCG can “reset your metabolism” so you lose as much as a pound a day without feeling hungry or weak.
Here’s what the science says: Any super-low-cal diet will result in weight loss.