Chromium is widely distributed in the earth's crust. It is an essential element for human, animal and plant health. Chromium (III) helps the body use sugar, protein and fat (6). Chromium picolinate is a dietary supplement used for its proposed benefits for improving fasting blood sugar and activated hemoglobin in patients with noninsulin dependent diabetes mellitus, promoting the development of lean body mass, and having beneficial effects on cholesterol profiles. Trivalent chromium is an essential nutrient that has a role in carbohydrate, lipid, and nucleic acid metabolism by potentiating insulin action. Chromium deficiency has been observed in protein-calorie malnutrition and in patients receiving total parenteral nutrition (TPN) lacking in chromium supplementation.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’s OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.