N-Acetyl Glucosamine is a muco-polysaccharide precursor of hyaluronic acid, an essential component of the synovial liquid which lubricates the joints.
Many studies have shown that NAG helps the organism repair damaged cartilage, reduces inflammation and pain, and helps to restore mobility in the joints. NAG is much better absorbed by the oganism than simple glucosamine sulfate.
"In itself, each of these two products are effective, but, together they can fulfil the expectations of millions of suffering patients: Chondroitin and Glucosamine are effective there where other products and surgery fail." To be qualified as chondroprotective (i.e., which protects the cartilage), a substance must:
Alone, no product or nutritional supplement can do all. Clinical studies have shown that Glucosamine enables to attain objectives a), b), e) and f), whereas Chondroitin Sulphate enables to attain objectives a), c), d), e) and f). It is, therefore, because their effects overlap, that their association is so effective against arthrosis."."Know, prevent, heal Arthrosis" by Dr. Jason Theodosakis, Editions de Fallois, Paris 1998.
|Daily serving: 3 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 30
|Quantity per serving|
|N-acetyl glucosamine||1 500 mg|
|Other ingredients: Acacia gum, rice bran.|
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