User Reviews for Chromium picolinate

Also known as: Chromium GTF, Cr-GTF, CRM

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Chromium picolinate review summary

9.3/10 Average Rating

6 Ratings with 6 User Reviews

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Reviews for Chromium picolinate to treat Diabetes, Type 2

Review by Silverfox45:

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9.0

Has lowered my blood sugar from 7.7% to 6% sometimes it is lower than this. It also stabilizes my blood sugar quickly.

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March 21, 2013 12:54 PM

Review by Pinbuster71 (taken for 1 to 6 months):

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10

I had type 2 diabetes. I started taking 500mcg of chromium picolinate and 500mg of cinnamon after my last A1c 5 months ago which was at 6.0 just had my last A1c done July 7 and my A1c was 5.5. My doctor was amazed and took me off my diabetes medication (Januvia).

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July 16, 2012 11:18 AM

Review by Wendifly:

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10

I tried adding this supplement to my daily insulin injection therapy, and was able to cut my insulin usage in half. I now have an A1C of 7.2, down from 10.4 only 2 months ago. I take 600 mcg. before meals 3 times a day and I feel great. I think this supplement needs to be studied and utilized way more often than it is.

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February 1, 2012 2:56 AM

Review by Anonymous:

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7.0

Very informative and I do appreciate the info. I am insulin dependent and do not have medical insurance. diabetes is an outrageously expensive disease with medications and diet. with it being so costly I figured I need an alternate route so I've been researching over the counter supplements with 1 of them being chromium. since taking chromium along with diet and exercise I've lost 30 pounds in 3 months and have my A1C down to 7.7 from 10.3. It's far from perfection but it is progress.

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December 10, 2011 10:40 AM

Review by Stormy Ray Williams:

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10

I used to weigh 463 pounds, my weight as of today is 211. I have been taking chromium picolinate for over 6 years now, watching my carbs, drinking water and sugar free kool aid. I started with 1 x 200 mcgs before each meal. Now I take 1 x 1000 mcg twice a day 1 before breakfast and 1 before dinner.

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August 29, 2011 3:34 AM

Review by Anonymous:

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10

I found that if I take 400 mg of chromium picolante and do cardio-exercise for 20 minutes, I can reduce my blood sugar up to 100 points.

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