Alfa Vitamins Chromium Picolinate is a metal based nutritional supplement formulated to help achieve and/or maintain overall health by providing the necessary amounts of the essential trace metal Chromium. The formula avertises the complete set of benefits associated with this compound, considered very important for a healthy metabolism and several other body functions (such as the breakdown of insulin).
Chromium is a metal essential for a healthy diet. The compound is needed in very small quantities by the human body and cannot be naturally produced. This is why it is necessary to obtain the mineral from various dietary sources. Its most important role is in metabolizing fats and carbohydrates and turning them into energy. It is also important for the transport of glucose to the cells because glucose is the food source for all human cells.
Low chromium levels were linked by scientists to high levels of LDL and increased risk of developing a dangerous heart condition called coronary heart disease.
The recommended dose is 1 tablet daily with a meal.
The formula is designed for adults experiencing metabolic or weight problems or diabetics who believe that the treatment can be found in a natural and safe product. The formula can be used for other possible health benefits such as reducing the risk of glaucoma and lowering levels of bad cholesterol.
Alfa Vitamins Chromium Picolinate contains the following ingredients: Chromium (Picolinate), Dicalcium Phosphate, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Stearic Acid, Croscarmellose Sodium, Magnesium Stearate, and Carmine color.