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Related to glucosamine sulfate: glucosamine chondroitin
the sulfate salt of glucosamine, prepared artificially as a nutritional supplement and as a popular remedy for osteoarthritis.
glucosamine, glucosamine sulfate (gloo″kō-să-mēn″, -ză)
A health food supplement used to treat pain caused by osteoarthritis. Studies show that it has limited, if any, effectiveness, e.g., in treating osteoarthritic pain in the knees.illustration