Bio-Glucosamine is a dedicated pure glucosamine sulphate product with 675mg in each capsule. It does not contain chondroitin.
How does Bio-Glucosamine Super work?
Glucosamine is used within the body to form more complex molecules (proteoglycans) necessary for the maintenance of joint cartilage and related tissues (ligaments, tendons). Glucosamine increases proteoglycan synthesis in cartilage cells (chondrocytes), as well as inhibiting the action of the enzymes normally responsible for the degradation of cartilage.
What do you take Bio-Glucosamine Super for?
Bio-Glucosamine helps to maintain healthy joints. Joint tissues are susceptible to damage as a result of work-related repetitive movements, lifting heavy weights, participation in sports, or as a consequence of the normal ageing process.
Which is the best from to take?
Of the various forms in which Glucosamine may be available, Glucosamine sulphate is the most readily absorbed (>90%) from the digestive tract, and the most readily incorporated into joint tissues.
Are there any contra-indications?
Bio-Glucosamine Super is generally well tolerated but may rarely cause gastrointestinal disturbance in susceptible individuals.
Not suitable for those with an allergy to shell fish products.
Not suitable for vegetarians.
Pregnant and lactating women and those taking medication should seek professional advice prior to taking nutritional supplements.