AMINO-CR contains Chromium Picolinate.
Low chromium levels may cause high cholesterol and may increase your risk for coronary artery disease (CAD). Supplemental chromium may increase “good” (HDL) cholesterol and lower triblycerides and total cholesterol levels in people with high blood sugar and diabetes . But more studies are needed to know how well it really works.
Chromium supplements are promoted as being helpful in building muscle and burning fat and in helping the body use carbohydrates. But this has not been proved.
Chromium may affect the eyes. There is a link between low chromium levels and increased risk of glaucoma.
Chromium slows the loss of calcium, so it may help prevent bone loss in women during menopause.
The biggest benefit of Chromium may be its effect on suppressing appetite, which leads to fat loss.
Chromium may help some people with type 2 diabetes. It may help them control their blood sugar and may play a role in the management of type 2 diabetes. But more studies are needed to know how well it really works.
Directions: Take 1-2 capsules per day or as recommended by a health care professional. AMINO-CR should be taken with vitamins and minerals. Tyson’s MVM (Multivitamin) is highly recommended.