Overview

Vanadium is a mineral. It was named for the Norse goddess of beauty, Vanadis, because of its beautiful colors. Vanadium supplements are used as medicine.

Vanadium is used for preventing vanadium deficiency. It is also used for prediabetes and diabetes, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

There is some evidence that vanadium might act like insulin, or help to increase the effects of insulin.

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