glucosamine chondroitin


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glucosamine chondroitin

n.
A combination of glucosamine and chondroitin used as an over-the-counter dietary supplement to treat joint pain in osteoarthritis.
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Because glucosamine chondroitin is known for its ability to heal and build joint tissue, the supplement may prevent much of the damage that arthritis causes.
It contains glucosamine chondroitin for dogs in a tablet, comes in a green and blue label and is available is 60ct, 180ct and 720ct sizes.
It provides glucosamine chondroitin, MSM, hyaluronic acid, green-lipped mussel, natural anti-inflammatories and antioxidants as well as fish oil for essential fatty acids.
Rexall Sundown is also rolling out several new items in the Osteo-Bi-Flex line, its market-leading glucosamine chondroitin brand.
The company is also introducing four other SKUs in the Osteo Bi-Flexline, including a performance item geared primarily toward athletes as well as two SKUs of a fast-acting glucosamine chondroitin product called Osteo Bi-Flex Fast-Acting.
While glucosamine chondroitin products will continue to drive the joint care category, other ingredients, such as MSM, are garnering a lot of consumer and media attention, he observes.