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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
I do: There have been numerous studies examining this subject. While not every study is favorable there are several well controlled studies which have shown ... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Rebuild cartilage.: The combination of glucosamine and chondroitin has been shown in studies to (1) provide a degree of pain relief in the short term, and (2) trigger gro ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
No: That is the way it is meant to be taken.
Dr. Richard Mulvania
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Not much if at all: The only potential is that by taking all at the same time, you may not absorb quite as much into your system, but probably won't affect the efficacy o ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
39 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
No max: Glucosamine and chondrotin sulfate are not drugs or a vitamin, as such there is no maximum. Usually it is derived from fish so if you have an allergy ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No benefit: Glucosamine has no benefit in the therapy of ra. You are wasting your money.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
33 years experience Rheumatology
Possibly: Some patients believe it is helpful for joint pain. Clinical studies have not shown significant benefit. In my practice I have seen patient's get reli ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No : New data from a long-term study of the dietary supplements glucosamine and chondroitin for knee osteoarthritis pain reveal that patients who took the ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
29 years experience Neurology
Parkinson's : I no longer recommend coq10 for idiopathic parkinson's disease based on a study by the nih that showed no efficacy. However, it was found to be safe. ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Orally: This is usually available otc in pill/tablet form and is taken orally. (glucosamine/chondroitin). For dosing, follow the lable or manufacturers reco ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Agree with Wikipedia: The possible effects of glucosamine sulfate in patients with osteoarthritis may be the result of its anti-inflammatory activity, [50][51] the stimulat ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Guy: It is broken down by stomach acids into glucose and amino acids

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