Glucosamine

Glucosamine is a precursor of multiple cartilage constituents, which is extracted from chitin. Glucosamine is commercially sold in the form of glucosamine sulfate 2KCl/HCl.

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Glucosamine is a precursor of multiple cartilage constituents, which is extracted from chitin. Glucosamine is commercially sold in the form of glucosamine sulfate 2KCl/HCl.

Strong scientific evidence supports the use of glucosamine sulfate for treatment of mild to moderate osteoarthritis of the knee. Glucosamine often is taken along with chondroitin sulfate for a better effect.