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Chromium Picolinate

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Chromium Picolinate 200 mg

Our chromium picolinate benefits include weight loss, lowered serum cholesterol and glucose, increased burning of fat, and muscle growth.


NPN: 80020089
Format: Vegetable Capsules
Size Code
100 capsules 0287

Minerals
Pamphlet
Non GMO

IngredientsV0095-R2
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Chromium (from chromium picolinate)200 mcg
Other ingredients: Vegetable magnesium stearate and microcrystalline cellulose in a non‑GMO vegetable capsule made of vegetable carbohydrate gum and purified water.

Suggested Use

Adults: Take 1–2 capsules daily with food or as directed by your health-care practitioner. Consult a health-care practitioner for use beyond 6 months.

Detailed Description

Chromium picolinate is a patented version of the trace element chromium, chemically bound to picolinic acid.

The body produces picolinic acid as a mechanism to improve the assimilation of trace minerals at the cellular level. Fully reacted chromium in picolinate form saves the body a metabolic step and improves the rate of absorption. Studies have shown chromium picolinate supplementation to improve metabolism as well as to lower blood serum cholesterol and glucose levels. Chromium enhances the ability of insulin to lower serum glucose levels; this has a favourable effect on the development of coronary heart disease, as diabetes is a major risk factor.

Athletes that train extensively should also consider supplementation, as excessive excretion through perspiration can lead to a deficiency.