|What Is It?
Glucosamine Sulfate enhances and utilizes the intrinsic
compounds in cartilage in order to nutritionally provide
for healthy cartilage and proper joint functioning.*
Uses For Glucosamine Sulfate
Cartilage Composition: Glucosamine is a naturally
occurring compound present in joint cartilage that is
necessary for the synthesis of proteoglycans, the
protein molecules responsible for giving cartilage its
strength and resilience. Sulfate, another component
of proteoglycans, works synergistically with glucosamine
in cartilage metabolism. Glucosamine sulfate nutritionally
supports healthy joints and the body's ability to generate
and regenerate connective tissue.*
What Is The Source?
Glucosamine sulfate is derived from crab and shrimp chitin.
This product is a potassium salt of glucosamine sulfate.
Potassium is derived from limestone. Ascorbyl palmitate is
derived from corn dextrose fermentation and palm oil.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose, treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Individual results may vary. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
glucosamine sulfate (crab, shrimp) .............................................1,000 mg.(from 1,333 mg. of glucosamine sulfate 2KCl (sodium free)vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) .....................................................16 mg.
Pure Encapsulations recommends: Glucosamine Sulfate 1,000 mg: 13 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals. Glucosamine Sulfate 650 mg: 35 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?Not to be taken by individuals with an allergy to shellfish. Glucosamine sulfate has caused mild gastrointestinal symptoms in some individuals, such as nausea, heartburn or diarrhea. If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product.Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?Glucosamine may be contra-indicated with blood thinning medications. Consult your physician for more information..
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