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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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