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Chromium Picolinate 500™

  • Supports glucose and lipid metabolism
  • Promotes healthy carbohydrate utilization

$22.00 or Original price was: $22.00.Current price is: $19.80. / month

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Description

Chromium is an essential trace mineral that helps the body support healthy levels of lipids and supports glucose metabolism.  Chromium is also important to support fat metabolism and carbohydrate utilization.  The picolinate version of chromium is very bioavailable, and easily absorbed and used in the body.‡

Provides 500 mg GTF trivalent chromium picolinate with boron and gamma oryzanol for additional support of lean body mass.‡

 

 

Warning:  If you are pregnant or lactating woman, have any health conditions, or are taking any medication, make sure to consult your healthcare provider prior to use.

‡ These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Ingredients

Dosage

One vegetable capsule daily.

Count

60 Vegetable Capsules

Science

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Jain SK, Rains JL, Croad JL. Effect of chromium niacinate and chromium picolinate supplementation on lipid peroxidation, TNF-alpha, IL-6, CRP, glycated hemoglobin, triglycerides, and cholesterol levels in blood of streptozotocin-treated diabetic rats. Free Radic Bio Med. 2007;43(8):1124-1131.

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