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Chromium for Blood Sugar Support*

Chromium is a mineral that people need in very small amounts. It is found in some foods, and it is also available as a dietary supplement. chromium supplements are sometimes promoted for a wide variety of uses, but there is limited scientific evidence to support these claims. The best studied use for chromium is for improving blood sugar control in people with type 2 diabetes. However, even this use has only been supported by a few small studies. More research is needed to better understand the role of chromium in the body and to determine whether taking chromium supplements offers any real benefit.

Chromium and Blood Sugar Control*

Chromium plays an important role in carbohydrate and lipid metabolism. It helps insulin move glucose from the bloodstream into cells, where it can be used for energy. Without enough chromium, insulin cannot function properly, and blood sugar levels may rise. Because of this link between chromium and insulin, some people think that chromium supplements might help improve blood sugar control in people with type 2 diabetes.

A few small studies have found that chromium picolinate supplements (a form of chromium) can indeed improve blood sugar control in people with type 2 diabetes. However, it's important to note that these studies were small and not all of them were well designed. More research is needed before any firm conclusions can be made about the effects of chromium on blood sugar control. Additionally, it's not clear if other forms of chromium are effective for blood sugar control.

[*] These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Suggested Usage: Take 1 tablet 1 to 2 times daily with food.

Store in a cool, dry place after opening.

Supplement Facts

Serving Size: 1 Tablet

Servings Per Container: 250

Description Amount per Serving % Daily Value

Chromium (elemental) (GTF Chromium) (from 8,000 mcg Chromium Nicotinate Glycinate) (TRAACS™) 200 mcg 571%

Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Vegetarian Coating and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).

Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish, tree nut or sesame ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.

Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication (especially those that could affect glucose levels), or have a medical condition (especially blood sugar control disorders). Keep out of reach of children.

Diabetics: Use only under a physician's supervision.

Natural color variation may occur in this product.

Made and quality tested in the USA with globally sourced ingredients.

Store in a cool, dry place after opening.

TRAACS™ and the Albion Gold Medallion design are trademarks of Albion Laboratories, Inc.

Family owned since 1968.

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