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.
Pure Encapsulations recommends:
- Glucosamine Sulfate 1,000 mg: 1–3 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals.
- Glucosamine Sulfate 650 mg: 3–5 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.
1-3 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals.
|Name||Pure Encapsulations, Glucosamine Sulfate 1000 mg 60 capsules|
|Product Type||Egg Free, Gluten Free, Hypoallergenic, Vegetarian, Wheat Free|