Patent Number: 6,251,889

Title: Chromium picolinate compositions

Abstract: Compositions comprising chromic tripicolinate or chromic polynicotinate in the form of enteric-coated tablets, capsules or microbeads, optionally in combination with nicotinic acid, picolinic acid or both nicotinic acid and picolinic acid. The compositions are useful for supplementing dietary chromium, lowering blood glucose levels, lowering serum lipid levels and increasing lean body mass.

Inventors: de la Harpe; Jon (New York, NY), Price; Fredric D. (Bedford, NY), Chakrin; Lawrence W. (Chatham, NY), Komorowski; James R. (Stratford, CT), Skluth; Lauren K. (Goldens Bridge, NY)

Assignee: AMBI, Inc.

International Classification: A61K 31/60 (20060101); A61K 31/555 (20060101); A61K 031/555 (); A61K 031/44 (); A61K 035/78 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018