chromium picolinate

chromium pi·​co·​li·​nate | \ -pi-ˈkä-lə-ˌnāt How to pronounce chromium picolinate (audio) , -ˈpi-k(-ə)li- \

Definition of chromium picolinate

: a biologically active chromium salt C18H12CrN3O6 used as a dietary supplement

Examples of chromium picolinate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Food cravings can sabotage any diet, so PhenQ contains chromium picolinate to control blood sugar levels. Norcal Marketing, Chron, 4 Feb. 2021 For instance, the chromium picolinate in PhenQ and LeanBean may interfere with diabetes medications. Norcal Marketing, Chron, 4 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of chromium picolinate

1989, in the meaning defined above

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Medical Definition of chromium picolinate

: a biologically active chromium salt C18H12CrN3O6 containing three picolinic acid ligands that is used as a dietary supplement


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