Glucosamine Forte - References

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Indication: impaired joint mobility, sprain of ligaments, physical overload, inflammatory and degenerative joint damage, salt deposits in the joints, sports trauma prophylaxis.

Main Actions: helps to rehabilitate the joint cartilage, stimulates the production of synovial fluid, helps to dissolve salt deposits in the joints, strengthens the ligaments, improves circulation and nourishes the muscular tissues, helps to restore the mucous lining of the stomach.

Ingredients:(per 1 capsule):

Glucosamine Hydrochloride – 300.0 mg, Chondroitin Sulfate  – 150.0 mg, proprietary blend – 139.0 mg, Devil’s claw (Harpagophytum procumbens) root powder, shark cartilage extract.


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Glucosamine Forte - References:

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2. Rindone JP, Hiller D, Collacott E, Nordhaugen N, Arriola G. Randomized, controlled trial of glucosamine for treating osteoarthritis of the knee. West J Med. 2000 Feb; 172(2): 91-4.

3. Müller-Fassbender H, Bach GL, Haase W, Rovati LC, Setnikar I. Glucosamine sulfate in osteoarthritis of the knee. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 1994; 2:61-69.

4. Zhang WB, Zhuang CY, Li JM, Yang ZP, Chen XL. Efficacy and safety evaluation of glucosamine hydrochloride in the treatment of osteoarthritis. Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2007 Jul 15;45(14):998-1001.

5. Reginster JY, Deroisy R, Rovatti LC, et al. Long-term effects of glucosamine sulphate on osteoarthritis progression: a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Lancet 2001; 357:251-256.

6. Kerzberg EM, Roldan EJA, Castelli G, Huberman ED. Combination of glycosaminoglycans and acetylsalicylic acid in knee osteoarthritis. Scand J Rheumatol 1987;16:377-380.

7. Leblan D, Chantre P, Fournie B. Harpagophytum procumbens in the treatment of knee and hip osteoarthritis. Four-month results of a prospective, multicenter, double-blind trial versus diacerhein. Joint Bone Spine. 2000;67(5):462-467.

8. Lanhers MC, Fleurentin J, Mortier F, Vinche A, Younos C. Anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects of an aqueous extract of Harpagophytum procumbens. Planta Med. 1992 Apr;58(2):117-23.