Turmeric Forskolin Weight Loss This is the most frequent Forskolin review available, not because weight loss is the most critical issue it can help with, but because of the commercial value of weight loss supplements. With regard to weight loss, there are two different studies available: A study published in December 2005 by the “Journal of the International Society of Sports Medicine” found no positive benefits in weight-loss by the intake of forskolin, but it did help in the prevention of fat gain.