Chromium, the metallic element once believed to be toxic, is now generally recognized to play an important role in maintaining healthy blood sugar levels in those within normal levels when used as part of your diet. Age-related decreases in chromium levels in 51,665 hair, sweat, and serum samples from 40,872 patients indicate the possible benefits of chromium intake for healthy blood sugar levels. In addition, supplemental chromium has been shown to promote a healthy cardiovascular system.
For many years, Life Extension has included niacin in its chromium supplements. In response to evidence that people may benefit from higher doses of chromium, a formula was developed to provide 500 mcg of chromium along with 60 mg of flush-free niacin in just one capsule. To provide full-spectrum benefits, the antioxidants and gene-protecting nutrients like curcumin, resveratrol, and green tea have been included.
1 vegetarian capsule, 100 servings per container
Contains corn and rice.
Vegetable cellulose (capsule), rice flour, vegetable stearate, silica.
Take one to two capsules daily with meals, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Does Not Contain
This product contains no milk, egg, fish, peanuts, crustacean shellfish (lobster, crab, shrimp), soybeans, tree nuts, wheat, yeast, or gluten. Contains no sugar, and no artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors, or preservatives.
CAUTION: People suffering from hepatitis or any type of liver damage should avoid niacin. Check with your physician before taking this product. Niacin may also irritate the stomach. Niacin is acidic and may require a buffering agent to be coingested if its acidity is unacceptable. When niacin is used in large doses (greater than 500 mg per day) hepatotoxicity may occur, especially if preparation is sustained release. Monitor liver function tests. WARNINGS: Keep out of reach of children. Do not exceed recommended dose. Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged. If you have a bad reaction to product discontinue use immediately. When using nutritional supplements, please inform your physician if you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating.
Serving Size is 1 vegetarian capsule*Daily Value (DV) not established.
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