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Country Life® Glucosamine Chondroitin Formula
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Country Life® Glucosamine Chondroitin Formula60 Capsules
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Country Life's Glucosamine Chondroitin Formula provides the necessary building blocks for connective tissue repair. This synergistic complex provides the precursors for the production of bone, cartilage, tendon, joint tissue, skin, blood vessel walls and mucous membranes.
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- Supplement Facts
Adults take three (3) capsules daily or as directed bya a health care professional. For best utilization, take between meals. As a reminder discuss the supplements and medications that you take with your health care providers.
Serving Size 3 Capsules Servings Per Container 30 Amount Per Serving % DV Sodium 56.00 mg 2% Glucosamine Sulfate 2KCl 500.00 mg ** Glucosamine Hydrochiorde 500.00 mg ** N-acetyl D-glucosamine (Crab Shrimp) 500.00 mg ** Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium 1200.00 mg ** ** Daily Value (DV) not established
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Contains Shelfish (Crab, Shrimp) Country Life 101 Corporate Drive Hauppauge, NY 11788
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This supplement has been used in connection with the following health conditions:
Used for Amount WhyOsteoarthritis 1,500 mg daily [3 stars] Glucosamine sulfate is necessary for joint cartilage synthesis and repair. It has been shown to significantly reduce osteoarthritis symptoms and appears to be virtually free of side effects.Autism 250 mg with morning and evening meals [2 stars] Some autistic children suffer from chronic diarrhea. In one study, supplementing with glucosamine eliminated the diarrhea in five of six children with autism, possibly by blocking the effect of certain dietary components on the intestinal tract.Brittle Nails 1,500 mg daily [2 stars] One doctor has observed that taking glucosamine sulfate can increase the nail growth and strength.Diarrhea 250 mg with morning and evening meals [2 stars] Some autistic children suffer from chronic diarrhea. In one study, supplementing with glucosamine eliminated the diarrhea in five of six children with autism, possibly by blocking the effect of certain dietary components on the intestinal tract.Osteoarthritis Glucosamine hydrochloride as Glucosamine Hydrochloride[1 star] Studies have shown glucosamine hydrochloride to be effective at reducing pain and improving symptoms in people with osteoarthritis.Rheumatoid Arthritis Refer to label instructions [1 star] Taking glucosamine hydrochloride improved pain in people with rheumatoid arthritis in one study.Sprains and Strains Refer to label instructions [1 star] Glucosamine sulfate may promote healing after injury by providing the raw material needed by the body to manufacture molecules found in skin, tendons, ligaments, and joints.Wound Healing Refer to label instructions as Glucosamine Sulfate Oral[1 star] Supplementing with glucosamine sulfate may promote wound healing by providing the raw material needed by the body to manufacture connective tissue.
Glucosamine is an important building block needed by the body to manufacture specialized molecules called glycosaminoglycans, found in cartilage.
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