Glucosamine is a natural amino sugar and is synthesized in the body for the important constituents of cartilage.
Glucosamine plays a role in the formation of cartilage, it is involved in the manufacture of glycosaminoglycan, which forms cartilage tissue in the body; glucosamine is also present in tendons and ligaments.
Clinical data shows that In a 1.5 g/d dosage has been clinically proven to improve symptoms of knee osteoarthritis (stiffness, pain, flexibility) and may be effective in reducing structural progression of knee osteoarthritis (flexibility & mobility).
The description presented in the nutrients glossary is for informational purposes only. It is based on widely available scientific and/ or traditional references. Levels vary by product. The ingredient in the product is not intended to prevent, treat, cure or alleviate the medical symptoms described. Vitamins and supplements should not replace a balanced diet. If you are unsure if this supplement is right for you, or if symptoms persist, consult your healthcare professional. Do not take more than the recommended daily dose.