Now Foods, Glucosamine & Chondroitin with MSM, 180 Capsules
By Now Foods482 Reviews
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0.71 lbs (0.32 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-03172
- UPC Code: 733739031723
- Package Quantity: 180 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.8 x 2.8 x 5.3 in, 0.6 lbs (0.27 kg)
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- Joint Health
- Supports Healthy Joint Function
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
NOW Glucosamine, Chondroitin & MSM combines three of the most popular and effective nutrients for supporting joint health in one dietary supplement. Our Glucosamine and Chondroitin are both 100% sulfate, the most studied form of these nutrients. In addition, we also include MSM (methylsulphonylmethane), an organic form of sulfur found in all living organisms. Studies have shown that these nutrients provide dietary components that support healthy joint structure and function.
NOW Foods developed the glucosamine test method chosen as the official AOACI industry standard method.
As a dietary supplement, take 3 capsules daily.
Gelatin (capsule) and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Contains shellfish (crab, shrimp, lobster, crayfish).
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Caution: Persons with a known allergy to shellfish should not use this product. For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Do not eat freshenss packet. Keep in bottle.
|Serving Size: 3 Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 60|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrate||2 g||<1%*|
|Glucosamine Sulfate (from 1,500 mg Glucosamine Potassium Sulfate Complex)||1.1 g (1,100 mg)||†|
|Chondroitin Sodium Sulfate (from Bovine Cartilage)||1.2 g (1,200 mg)||†|
|MSM (Methylsulphonylmethane)||300 mg||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
As of today there are 314 reviews for this product and not one mentioned that that it raised their blood pressure. I took it and immediately noticed that my blood pressure shot up. I researched this and in fact glucosamine sulfate supplements often contain potassium chloride or sodium chloride, which are salts. Beware if you have hypertension issues!
I have occasional uncomfortable feelings, stiffness and sometimes even pains in both knees lately. My dietary has been unintentionally low in protein and it seemed to affect all my skin strength, hair thinning and joints. So I tried to take more protein and, in particularly, collagen supplement, at first. Other than the hair loss, everything had improvement, even though slowly. Then I started on this glocosamine, immediately my knees felt so free and no pain ever visited them since. However, I went to donate blood yesterday, my blood pressure has never shoot so high. So I came back to read more reviews and articles, this is the cause why I have this dizziness then, with 85% certainty. I got my mom on this together, she also mentioned that the doctor commented on her higher BP last time too. She and I always on low BP problem. I think if I am on my normal exercise routine I should be perfect to continue with this glucosamine. Or if you can sweat the salt in your body out, e.g. sauna or yoga, then its fine too, I guess. Otherwise, like my mom, I'll reduce this glucosamine and find something else for her. Hopefully my personal observation in this honest review would be helpful for others to take care of their own health.