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Unrest Mild osteoarthritis, moderate osteoarthritis, osteoarthritis
Glucosamine, or more precisely glucosamine sulfate or glucosamine hydrochloride, is a substance synthesized by the body, it is actually a carbohydrate combining glucose and an amino acid glutamine hence the name glucosamine.
This element that the body produces is essential in maintaining cartilage integrity, and with the effects of time, this production decreases and leads to degeneration of cartilage known as osteoarthritis. This is no carbohydrate in our diet for that it is extracted from chitin, nitrogenous organic substance that comes from the shells of crustaceans such as shrimps and prawns, crabs and lobsters.
Glucosamine was discovered and used in Germany, there are only about twenty years, at that time, it was only injections that are prescribed to be done directly in the joints. Fortunately, ten years later, she was conditioned by an Italian firm in capsules, which was much more convenient to administer.
This carbohydrate is now known for its virtues, some European countries can not get that prescription medicine, while in other states it is a dietary supplement and free marketing.
Glucosamine composition Glucosamine medicinal properties
Glucosamine is a substance that has the sole and lead compound glucosamine sulfate.
The main purpose of glucosamine is to contribute to the formation of cartilage present in joints, it also helps to build bones and tendons and ligaments and synovial existing lubricant in the joints.
This carbohydrate also has anti-inflammatory properties which leads to a relief of joint pain in disorders to arthritis and mild to moderate osteoarthritis.
Intake can slow the progression of osteoarthritis, which can afford to have a profit in the knee joint and avoid delaying see his replacement, it decreases the time to healing of joint injuries in older athletes like weightlifters.
Associated with glucosamine and chondroitin have shown that their association is most beneficial in musculoskeletal disorders brought significant relief and precious time and improved range of motion.
Glucosamine other uses
Glucosamine is also used in various cosmetic products to use, it is found in anti-wrinkle creams or anti-aging.
Relieve and treat mild to moderate osteoarthritis, slow the progression of arthritis, osteoarthritis.