Key Features of Chromium Supplements
Chromium is an essential mineral element with only one known role in the human body. This role is in potentiating insulin receptors Tyrosine Kisase, with which it helps body regulate blood sugar levels. What it means is that it enables Insulin hormone to change sugar, starches, and other food into the energy you need for daily activities.
Total-body chromium concentration is only about 4 to 6 mg, and it decreases with age. There are small chromium storage pools in the testes, kidneys and spleen. Trivalent chromium is the only oxidation state required in biological systems. Chromium deficiency is quite common in India across all the age groups, however its deficiency causes problem primarily to:
- The elderly
- Those who do a lot of strenuous exercise
- Those who eat a lot of sugary foods
- Pregnant women
Supplement Facts: Solgar Chromium Polynicotinate 200mcg 100 Veggie Caps
|Serving Size: 1 Vegetable Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Niacin (as chromium polynicotinate)||2 mg||10%|
|Chromium (as chromium polynicotinate)||200 mcg||167%|
Each vegetable capsule of Solgar Chromium Polynicotinate 200mcg 100 Veggie Caps supplies 2 mg of Niacin and will not cause skin flushing or other side effects associated with high does of Niacin.
Suggested Use: Solgar Chromium Polynicotinate 200mcg 100 Veggie Caps
As a dietary supplement for adults, take one (1) vegetable capsule daily, preferably at mealtime or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Other Ingredients: Solgar Chromium Polynicotinate 200mcg 100 Veggie Caps
Microcrystalline Cellulose, Vegetable Cellulose, Vegetable Magnesium Stearate.
Solgar’s Chromium Polynicotinate Vegetable Capsules are free of corn, yeast, wheat, soy and dairy products and are formulated without the use of artificial preservatives, flavors or colors.
Sugar, Salt and Starch Free.
If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medication or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking any dietary supplement.
Keep out of reach of children.
Diabetics/Hypoglycemics: Use only under a physician’s supervision.
To assure freshness and potency, store at room temperature 59º-86ºF (15º-30ºC). Store away from heat, light and moisture.
Do not use if outer bottle seal is missing, torn or damaged in any way.