Description of Chitosan 500mg with Chromium 240 Caps, NOW Foods
Chitosan is a dietary fiber derived from the shells of crustaceans that
has been shown in non-clinical studies to bind to fat and cholesterol in the digestive
tract. NOW Chitosan contains LipoSan Ultra, a patented high-density form of Chitosan
that binds up to five times more fat than conventional Chitosan according to laboratory
testing. A published clinical study has demonstrated that LipoSan Ultra, taken
as directed, may aid in the support of healthy body weight and serum cholesterol
levels already within the normal range.
NOW Chitosan has also included Chromium in this formula. Chromium is an
essential trace mineral that works with insulin to support healthy blood glucose
levels and plays an important role in the proper utilization of protein, fat and
Serving Size: 3 Capsules
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
Chromium (from Chromium Chelavite) 300 mcg 250%
LipoSan Ultra Chitosan 1.5 g (1,500 mg)
Chromium Chelavite is a registered trademark of Albion Laboratories.
As a dietary supplement, take 3 Chitosan capsules with each meal. Refrain from
taking Chitosan 4 hours before or after the ingestion of fat soluble vitamins
(i.e. A,D,E,K) or any medications.
Free of: sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk egg or preservatives.
Other Ingredients: Gelatin (capsule), Magnesium Stearate and Silica.
Warnings: Persons with allergies to shellfish should refrain from using
this product. Not to be used by pregnant or lactating women.
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