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Does glucosamine or chondroitin help with arthritis?
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Dr. Douglas Linville II
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Unconvincing
Research has failed to give convincing evidence of benefit.
Anecdotally, however, I have patients that swear by it. So, if it doesn't break the bank, a 2-3 month trial cannot hurt. But if no benefit, don't expect a longer duration to of any further benefit.

In brief: Unconvincing
Research has failed to give convincing evidence of benefit.
Anecdotally, however, I have patients that swear by it. So, if it doesn't break the bank, a 2-3 month trial cannot hurt. But if no benefit, don't expect a longer duration to of any further benefit.
Dr. Douglas Linville II
Dr. Douglas Linville II
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Dr. Betty Keller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Maybe
There is some evidence that they may be helpful for treating osteoarthritis.

In brief: Maybe
There is some evidence that they may be helpful for treating osteoarthritis.
Dr. Betty Keller
Dr. Betty Keller
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