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Synonyms for chromium

a hard brittle multivalent metallic element

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headquartered in Purchase, NY, is a nutritional bioscience company and holds over 30 issued and pending patents associated with chromium picolinate as well as combinations of chromium compounds with other dietary supplement ingredients.
The remaining group, the treated diabetic group, was fed a diet enriched with chromium picolinate.
Chromax chromium picolinate, marketed by Nutrition 21, has been affirmed as Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) in the U.
Price, AMBI's president and CEO said, "We are intensifying our clinical efforts on this patented compound based upon the continuing evidence that supports the use of Chromax(R) chromium picolinate for people with inadequate glucose control.
After six weeks, the group taking Chromium Picolinate had a 40% greater increase in muscle than those not getting chromium.
In this study, investigators used Nutrition 21's proprietary chromium picolinate found in Core4Life[TM] Advanced Memory Formula[TM], a nutritional supplement specifically formulated to improve brain health.
These data add to the large body of evidence showing that chromium picolinate is safe, and specifically, that there are no effects on liver and kidney function, which is of particular importance to people with diabetes," added Komorowski.
We found that 900 micrograms of chromium picolinate a day for three months had absolutely no effect on the cholesterol levels of 18 out-of-shape middle-aged adults," reports Wayne Campbell, who is now at the University of Arkansas.
the developer and marketer of nutritional supplements under the Iceland Health(R) and Diabetes Essentials brands, announced today that the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) released its safety assessment supporting the use of chromium picolinate in food supplements in the European Union (EU).
Participants who received chromium picolinate reduced their caloric intake by an average of 365 calories per day between their baseline and final (week 8) visit.
No significant adverse effects where found in the 70 clinically depressed patients receiving 400-600 mcg of chromium as chromium picolinate orally for up to eight weeks.
Animal Studies: Chromium Picolinate and Chromium Histidinate Down-regulate Gene in Brain that Precedes Alzheimer's Disease
A new research study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) showed that ChromeMate, InterHealth Nutraceutical's patent ed niacin-bound chromium complex, significantly reduced vascular inflammation, while chromium picolinate did not.
Clinically shown to improve the ratio of lean muscle to fat," says the label on KAL Chromium Picolinate 200.