CP (500 mcg) is a nutritional/herbal supplement prescribed for type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus and also used as an alternative medicine to lower cholesterol or improve body’s use of glucose.
CP (500 mcg) Capsule
BAL Pharma Ltd
Generic : Chromium Picolinate
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Drug information on CP (500 mcg) (Chromium Picolinate) from BAL Pharma Ltd
Drug Name : Chromium Picolinate
Chromium Picolinate(Cr-GTF) generic CP (500 mcg) is a nutritional/herbal supplement prescribed for type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus and also used as an alternative medicine to lower cholesterol or improve body’s use of glucose.
More Info about Chromium Picolinate
Trade Names for Chromium Picolinate
Adult: PO-200 to 1000mcg daily in divided doses.
Allergic Reactions - Swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat, hives, difficult breathing, redness and scaling of the skin.
It comes as a tablet/capsule to take by mouth with or without food as directed by your health care provider.
Contraindicated in patients with liver disease, cancer, kidney problems, weak immune system and hypersensitivity.
Use this medication as prescribed by your physician, do not use longer than recommended.
Caution should be exercised when taking other medications such as nicotinic acid, steroid medications, stomach acid reducers, aspirin, asthma or blood pressure medications or an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug).
Consult with your health care provider if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant.
Do not give this supplement to a child without consulting your physician.
Chromium when taken along with diabetes medications may lower blood sugar levels too much, monitor blood glucose levels regularly; consult with your health care provider.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15-30°C), away from moisture, heat and light. Keep this medication out of reach of children and away from pets. Do not store in bathroom.
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