Nutramax, Cosamin ASU, Maximum Strength, Joint Health Supplement, 180 Capsules (Discontinued Item)
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0.59 lbs (0.27 kg)
- Product Code: NRA-82400
- UPC Code: 755970824001
- Package Quantity: 180 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.9 x 2.9 x 5.7 in, 0.5 lbs (0.23 kg)
- The #1 Brand Recommended by Orthopedic Specialists
- Advanced Formula
- Since 1992
- Advanced Formula
- Glucosamine (FCHG49)
- Chondroitin Sulfate (TRH122)
- ASU (NMX1000)
- Dual Synergy · Triple Action
- Help Your Joints Last Longer
- NSF - Contents Tested & Certified
- Our Most Potent Formula for Joint Discomfort
- The most complete and comprehensive joint support supplement available.
- Supported by U.S. published research.††
- Manufactured in the United States following standards practiced in the pharmaceutical industry.
- Contains decaffeinated green tea extract for antioxidant health benefits.
Shown to work better than the combination of glucosamine + chondroitin sulfate††
††In laboratory cell culture studies of inflammatory markers associated with joint discomfort and cartilage breakdown, it was found that the combination of ASU (avocado/soybean unsaponifiables) + glucosamine + chondroitin sulfate was better than the combination of glucosamine + chondroitin sulfate in reducing these markers.
May be taken all at once or divided with meals throughout the day.
Maximum protection: 4 capsules per day.
Maintenance (Once desired effect is noticed): Gradually reduce the number of capsules to maintain comfort level.
Glucosamine hydrochloride (crab and shrimp**), sodium chondroitin sulfate, gelatin, proprietary blend (avocado/soybean unsaponifiables, soy protein isolate, green tea leaf extract, tocopherols [preservative], silicon dioxide), gum resin, water, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide, titanium dioxide, titanium dioxide, FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Blue No. 1.
**Derived from crab and shrimp.
Some ingredients in this product may be manufactured in a facility that also handles soy, wheat and/or milk.
If you have any condition or allergy that requires medical attention, you should always consult your physician before taking any drug or dietary supplement.
Keep out of reach of children.
Keep in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 4 Capsules|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Sodium (as bound to Chondroitin Sulfate)||70 mg||3%*|
|Total Carbohydrates||1 g||<1%*|
|High Purity FCHG49 Glucosamine HCl||1500 mg||†|
|TRH122 Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate (Contains approximately 8% moisture)||800 mg||†|
|ASU Blend||400 mg|
|Avocado/Soybean Unsaponifiables (ASU) Powder▼||†|
|Green Tea Leaf Extract||†|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
†Daily Value not established.
▼Containing a minimum of 300 mg of ASU powder standardized to contain a minimum of 30% avocado/soybean unsaponifiables.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I have been suffering from back pain for 8 years, I could not get by without this product for the last several years. The addition of the Avocado Soy Unsaponifiables combined with their super high purity chondroitin from Bioiberica makes this joint product currently the best available for pain by a very significant margin. This company has the most exacting purity and quality standards of any company I have ever seen and that manifests itself in the high price. My pain reduction with this product is at least twice as good if not better than with any other comparable joint supportive product on the market, and believe me I've tried many. CONS: When I stop taking this product, my pain comes back within 1-3 days every time. So this product must be taken essentially forever depending on the severity of your condition which in my case is a badly degenerated and herniated disc. I despise their addition of artificial colors and flavors. The colorings are in the capsule, so I have to remove the contents from the capsule every time I take this product. On top of that, the artificial flavorings cannot be removed as they are mixed within the powder to enhance flavor for people who cannot swallow capsules. Also, I would prefer they use the vegetarian corn source of glucosamine. The fact that I take this product despite all of these negative qualities and after trying multiple different brands over the years (starting back in the day with the Schiff brand to the modern Life extension brand to the Vibrant Health brand's Joint Vibrance 2.0) is a testament to its efficacy. IHerb's pricing is very disappointing on this item, Costco offers it for 13 dollars less online which disgraces IHerb, the supposed best price internet retailer. I will be contacting IHerb about this.
I'm putting lots of efforts towards getting better from my chondromalacia: physiotherapy, changing habits, plus taking this medicine that was prescribed by my doctor. Seems to be working well!