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BioCare Glucosamine MSM Complex

BioCare Glucosamine MSM Complex
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Glucosamine MSM Complex provides an optimum level of glucosamine, at 1000mg, in the absorbable and well tolerated hydrochloride form


Code:  B58790
Brand:  BioCare
BIOCARE: ESPECIALLY FOR:  Over 50s
FORM (e.g. capsules):  Tablets

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  • Glucosamine MSM Complex provides an optimum 1000mg of glucosamine
  • absorbable and well tolerated hydrochloride form
  • Glucosamine and chondroitin are natural structural components of connective tissue such as cartilage, tendons or bones
  • Methyl Sulphonyl Methane (MSM) is a natural substance that is found in sulphur bearing foods and naturally occurs in the human body
  • 45 days' supply at 2 tablets per day
  • Glucosamine is a molecule that occurs naturally within your body, but it’s also a popular dietary supplement. Often used to treat symptoms of bone and joint disorders, it’s also used to target several other inflammatory diseases.

    What Is Glucosamine?

    Glucosamine is a naturally occurring compound that is chemically classified as an amino sugar. It serves as a building block for a variety of functional molecules in your body but is mostly recognized for developing and maintaining cartilage within your joints.

    Glucosamine is also found in some animals, including shellfish shells, animal bones and fungi. Supplemental forms of glucosamine are often made from these natural sources.

    Glucosamine is frequently used to both treat and prevent joint disorders, such as osteoarthritis. It may be taken orally or applied topically in a cream or salve.

    One study demonstrated a significant anti-inflammatory impact when glucosamine was applied to cells involved in bone formation. Much of the research on glucosamine involves simultaneously supplementing with chondroitin — a compound similar to glucosamine, which is also involved in your body’s production and maintenance of healthy cartilage   .

    A study in over 200 people linked glucosamine supplements to a 28% and 24% reduction in two specific biochemical markers of inflammation: CRP and PGE. The same study found a 36% reduction of these inflammatory markers for people taking chondroitin.

    Supports Healthy Joints

    Glucosamine exists naturally in your body. One of its main roles is to support the healthy development of the tissues between your joints.

    Articular cartilage is a type of smooth white tissue that covers the ends of your bones where they meet to form joints.

    This kind of tissue allows bones to move freely across one another, minimizing friction and allowing for painless movement at your joints.

    One small study in 41 cyclists found that supplementing with up to 3 grams of glucosamine daily reduced collagen degradation in the knees by 27% compared to 8% in the placebo group.

    Another small study found a significantly reduced ratio of collagen-breakdown to collagen-synthesis markers in articular joints of soccer players treated with 3 grams of glucosamine daily over a three-month period.

    These results suggest a joint-protective effect of glucosamine.

    Glucosamine has been specifically studied for its potential to treat symptoms and disease progression associated with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis.

    Multiple studies indicate that supplementing daily with glucosamine sulphate may offer effective, long-term treatment for osteoarthritis by providing a significant reduction in pain, maintenance of joint space and overall slowing of disease progression. Some studies have revealed significantly reduced markers of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in mice treated with various forms of glucosamine.

    Some early research in mice with osteoporosis also shows potential for supplemental use of glucosamine to improve bone strength.

    Interstitial Cystitis

    Glucosamine is widely promoted as a treatment for interstitial cystitis (IC), a condition associated with a deficiency in the compound glycosaminoglycan.

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

    Like interstitial cystitis, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is associated with a deficiency in glycosaminoglycan.

    Very little research supports the notion that glucosamine can treat IBD. However, a study in mice with IBD indicated that supplementing with glucosamine may reduce inflammation.

    Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

    Some sources claim that glucosamine may be an effective treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS). However, supporting research is lacking.

    Glaucoma

    Glaucoma is widely believed to be treatable with glucosamine.

    If you’re considering using glucosamine, keep in mind the quality of the supplement you choose — as this could make a difference in how it affects you.

Anti-Caking Agents (Ascorbyl Palmitate & Silicon Dioxide), Polyvinylpyrrolidone.Glucosamine Hydrochloride (Crustaceans), Methyl Sulphonyl Methane (MSM), Bulking Agents (Microcrystalline Cellulose & Silicon Dioxide), Chondroitin Sulphate (Fish, Molluscs)

Product Information per Daily Intake

INGREDIENT AMOUNT PROVIDING
Glucosamine Hydrochloride 1262mg Providing 1000mg actual Glucosamine
Methyl Sulphonyl Methane (MSM) 1000mg  
Chondroitin Sulphate 200mg

One tablet taken twice daily with food or as professionally directed

Allergens: No Allergen

  • Do not exceed the stated recommended daily intake
  • This product should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and healthy lifestyle
  • Do not purchase if the seal is broken
  • Keep out of reach of children
  • If you are under medical supervision please consult a doctor before use
  • Glucosamine 1000mg provided by Glucosamine Hydrochloride 1262mg
  • Store below 25°C in a dry place away from direct sunlight and heat.
 


About BioCare

With almost 30 years’ expertise in developing professional nutritional supplements, BioCare provide the most effective and highest quality products, accompanied by the best level of support and service, to effectively meet the needs of each individual.

BioCare Quality

BioCare use the best possible ingredients and processes to ensure our products are of the highest quality. Some of our products are independently tested to ensure they meet the stringent purity standards required by WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) for athletes. Look out for our ‘Informed Sport’ products in the catalogue.

BioCare provide nutrients in the most bioavailable forms and avoid the use of unnecessary additives and allergens to create a range of hypoallergenic products suited to the most sensitive individuals.

BioCare Innovation

BioCare specialise in devising the most clinically effective nutritional solutions based on the latest research and clinical practice, working closely with leading practitioners and scientists in the field.

BioCare pride themselves on providing a range of flexible solutions to suit any situation: capsules, liquids, powders, oils and sachets.

BioCare are proud that their products are designed and manufactured in the UK.

BioCare employ a number of unique, state-of-the-art product technologies, including BioMulsion® and MicroCell®- unique emulsification technologies with clinically-proven superior absorption - and DuoCap® technology, which allows them to separate the incompatible ingredients in different compartments within one capsule to be released discretely, maximising effectiveness.

BioCare Support

Their recipe for being such a successful health supplement provider is:

  • Be at the forefront of science & studies trends
  • listen to what practitioners and customers tell us
  • Design, test and manufacture scientifically sound formulations, in diverse forms with maximum bio-availability
  • Ensure that processes are based on credible studies
  • Use only top quality ingredients
  • Advise, support and educate through a Clinical Nutrition Team of the highest expertise who can help practitioners with product.
  • Ensure unrivalled customer service
  • Provide Education programmes
  • As far as possible ensure same day dispatch.

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To preserve the integrity of BioCare products, only Approved Recommenders may sell Biocare products and must do so on their own approved websites. Any Biocare products you see on other seller sites such as Amazon and eBay HAVE NOT been purchased direct from BioCare and you buy them at your own risk.

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