Studies related to Sex Hormone Binding Globulin and Chromium

Chromium Picolinate Improves Insulin Sensitivity In Obese Subjects With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 5
Sex Female
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Overweight
Notes for this study:
In five women with PCOS, supplementation of 470mcg chromium (as picolinate) twice daily for two months appeared to improve insulin sensitivity as assessed by glucose disposal rates, but no other parameter was significantly improved; insulin was nonsignificantly reduced.