A cofactor of insulin. It stimulates the synthesis of proteins and slows down muscle protein breakdown. The results are increased muscle tone. Thromium with insulin switches energy source from protein to fat so more fat is burned/more muscle manufactured.
Helps control the appetite.
Along with niacin, this essential micronutrient activities insulin for vital functions elating to blood sugar, muscle growth and energy, and helps control cholesterol.
Keywords:  manganese
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