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Zychrome® is a unique, patent-pending mineral chelate that combines chromium, niacin and L-cysteine (chromium dinicocysteinate). This powerful combination helps support healthy insulin levels and is recognized to be a premium chromium supplement.



Different Chromium Complexes

Screened to Find the Most Effective Complex


µg Elemental Chromium

Used in Zychrome® Clinical Research



Clinical Study

Why Zychrome®

Published, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled research showed that Zychrome® supports healthy insulin levels and function. Zychrome® modulated insulin function and modulated healthy insulin levels trending toward normal range compared to baseline.

  • Impacts insulin sensitivity
  • Impacts insulin levels
  • Formulation friendly, water soluble, and heat stable
  • Self-affirmed GRAS

Zychrome® for Healthy Insulin Control

Zychrome®'s Formulation Friendly Properties Make it Easy to Develop New Products

Zychrome® is soluble in water, heat stable at food & beverage processing temperatures and stable at pH range 3.0 to 6.5.

It is easy to develop new products with 400 mcg of Chromium from Zychrome® for managing insulin function. Zychrome® works in capsules, tablets, diabetic food and beverages. Zychrome® can easily work into a multivitamin/mineral formulation to provide consumers with clinically studied chromium complex.

Published toxicological studies as well as clinical research demonstrate Zychrome®'s broad spectrum safety. Zychrome® has been self-affirmed GRAS.

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This is business-to-business information intended for food and supplement producers, and is not intended for the final consumer. This information is based on our own research and development work and is, to the best of our knowledge, reliable. However, Lonza does not assume any liability or risk involved in the use of this information, as conditions of use are beyond our control. Manufacturers should check local regulatory status of any claims according to the intended use of their products.