DetailsOur Food–Grown® GTF Chromium formula uses a highly biologically active form of chromium, helping to regulate blood sugar levels. Chromium has been shown to contribute to normal blood glucose and energy metabolism and can play a supportive role in weight management programmes. Studies have shown that our GTF Chromium improved blood glucose control by 57% in 6 months.
- Dosage & Nutritional Information
- 2 capsules per day. Dose can be increased as required.
Nutritional Information Claim % EU NRV (Nutrient Reference Value) Vitamin C 60mg 72 Vitamin E 20mg a–TE 166 Zinc 5mg 50 Selenium 50μg 90 Chromium 120μg 300 Energy, fat, protein, carbohydrate Negligible
Ingredients Vitamin C incorporated in citrus pulp. Mineral enhanced Yeast providing Zinc, Vitamin E, GTF Chromium and Selenium. Vegetable Cellulose (capsule shell). Free From Excipients, wheat, gluten-containing ingredients, soya, milk products, artificial colours, flavourings & preservatives. Contains no live yeast at time of manufacture. Cautionary Advice If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, taking medication or under medical supervision, please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking any food supplement. Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children. Food supplements are not to be used as a substitute for a varied, balanced diet and healthy lifestyle. All Food-Grown ingredients are produced under low heat conditions, preserving their raw state and naturally provide Bioactive glycoproteins, Bioactive Lipoproteins, Bioactive Enzymes, Chlorophyll, Glucomannan, SOD, Glutathione, Beta-Glucans, Lipoic Acid, Essential Trace Minerals, Glutamic Acid, Polysaccharides, CoQ10 and B Vitamins.
- Active Ingredients
- Vitamin C
- Vitamin E
Is an essential trace element that is required for the normal function of protein, fat and carbohydrate metabolism as well as moderating the action of insulin . It is estimated that only 3% of chromium from food is retained in the body and therefore supplementing the diet is often recommended.
Contributes to healthy psychological wellbeing by supporting the synthesis of neurotransmitters such as dopamine and norepinephrine. It plays an integral role in the production of energy and the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. It also supports the breakdown of unhealthy forms of cholesterol. Vitamin C is a cofactor in the synthesis of collagen and other connective tissue and therefore play a vital role in wound healing, musculoskeletal and skin health.
Prevents saturated fatty acids and vitamin A from breaking down and combining with other substances that may become harmful to the body. Fat oxidation can result in the formation of harmful free radicals. Harmful free radicals are highly destructive molecules that can alter DNA and cause extensive damage to the body.
Functions as a potent antioxidant as well as participating in all major biochemical pathways and plays multiple roles in the perpetuation of genetic material, including transcription of DNA, translation of RNA, and ultimately cell division.
Is an essential trace mineral, and the body only requires small amounts to function properly. It works as an antioxidant, especially when it is combined with vitamin E. Antioxidants like seleium help in the fight against damaging particles in the body known as ‘harmful’ free radicals. It is essential for the good health of human beings.