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Nom scientifique : Non applicable

Synonyms : none

Part(s) used 

Non applicable

Principal constituents 

Shellfish exoskeletons

Recognized therapeutic effects 

  • Relieves pain and inflammation related to osteoarthritis or other joint conditions
  • Inhibits the process of joint degeneration
  • Stimulates synthesis of cartilage around the joints

Traditional use 

  • None

Contraindications 

All types of glucosamine

  • Pregnancy and breastfeeding
  • Allergy to shellfish

Glucosamine sulphate with salt (tablets contain at least 12% NaCl)

  • Salt-free diet
  • Allergy to sulphates

Glucosamine sulphate without salt, but with potassium sulphate (KCl )

  • People following a potassium-free diet, especially those suffering from serious kidney disorders

N-acetyl glucosamine (NAG)

  • In this form, glucosamine is both salt-and sulphate-free, making it the formula most suitable for those suffering from Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis

D-Glucosamine HCl

  • In this form, glucosamine contains neither salt, KCl, nor sulphur

?Drug interactions 

  • None documented

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