A 39-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

whats the best natural medicine for arthritis of the knee?

2 doctor answers
Dr. Betty Keller
34 years experience Rheumatology
Glucosamine may help: Glucosamine may be helpful in reducing the symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee. Always discuss with your doctor before trying supplements or over the counter medications.
Answered on Nov 6, 2013
3
3 thanks
Dr. Charles Toman
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Chondroitin.glucosam: Some people believe that chondroitin and glucosamine can be helpful. No studies have shown better than a 50/50 outcome for these medications but some patients swear by them.
Answered on Sep 16, 2015
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sterba
46 years experience Rheumatology
Unfortunatelly : Unfortunatelly , medicine is not so simple. Many things have to be considered, the age, sex, diagnosis, weight physycal activity etcetc . The diagnosi ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No one best med: No one med helps best or helps everyone. With osteoarthritis of the knee, treatment options include exercises, nsaids and injectable lubricants among ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jaspal Singh
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Exercise: Arthritis is essentially degeneration of a joint. Currently the best options we have to treat arthritis is exercise and occasionally anti-inflammator ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Several options: It depends on the severity of the arthritis and what therapies have been previously tried. Exercises, nsaids and injectable lubricants may help.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month