What is Chromium? Chromium is a micro-mineral that is silvery white in appearance, and as a nutrient it is considered to be essential for humans, meaning that a regular intake is required. It has a number of established roles in the body, and according to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), contributes to the normal metabolism of macronutrients and the maintenance of healthy blood glucose levels. There are several known food sources of chromium, but the levels found in foods are significantly affected by agricultural practices and the manufacturing processes. As a result, many individuals utilise a chromium supplement to ensure a consistent and adequate intake.
What Are the Benefits of a Chromium Supplement? As a result of the part it plays in regulating blood sugar levels, chromium is thought to assist in stabilising energy levels, supporting the avoidance of the feelings of lethargy that can follow the consumption of a sugary or high-carbohydrate food. Its role in macronutrient metabolism means that it enables the body to more efficiently use the protein, carbohydrates and fats provided by the diet to produce energy.
Who Should Take Chromium Tablets? Chromium supplements can be taken by anyone who is concerned about their dietary intake of this vital trace mineral. Our 200mcg Chromium tablets are a popular choice among people who are concerned about maintaining healthy blood sugar levels.
What Are the Advantages of Our Chromium 200mcg Tablets? During development, the nutrition team at Simply Supplements decided to use the picolinate form of chromium in the formulation of these chromium tablets. Chromium picolinate combines chromium with an amino acid complex, and is a proven method of increasing the bioavailability of the active ingredient. The end result of a stringent production process is a tablet that is easy to swallow and is robust enough to maintain its potency during storage and transportation.
A series of strict quality control procedures, including chemical assay, microbial control, component analysis and physical property evaluation ensure the absence of contaminants and help guarantee the delivery of the specified amount of chromium in every tablet. All Simply Supplements products are manufactured in the UK at Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) approved facilities using premium-grade materials.
Nutritional Information Per tablet % NRV Chromium Picolinate 200µg 500 NRV = Nutrient Reference Value (previously referred to as RDA) µg = Microgramme, mg = Milligram, IU = International Units
Other Ingredients: Bulking Agents (Microcrystalline Cellulose, Dicalcium Phosphate), Anti-Caking Agents (Magnesium Stearate, Silica).
Take one tablet daily as a food supplement or as directed by a healthcare professional. Store in a cool dry place. Keep away from children at all times. Do not use if the seal is broken.
Round Tablet Size: 8mm Diameter.
If you are taking any prescription medication, you have a medical condition or you have specific concerns about the suitability of any of our products in relation to these, you should always consult your GP or Pharmacist prior to taking supplements. Pregnant or lactating women should consult a GP before taking supplements. Do not exceed the recommended daily dosage. Keep out of reach of children. Supplements should not be taken as a substitute for a varied diet. Always read the label before use.