Glucosamine is the essential material for the body to produce cartilage and is currently the most commonly used health food for degenerative osteoarthritis. It helps to repair cartilage, lubricate joints and reduce the pain caused by friction in joints. It is better than painkillers because it is All natural, no side effects.
When people grow older, cartilage will slowly lose its elasticity and thinning due to wear and tear, and glucosamine is one of the raw materials of cartilage, but declining when the joint is declining, although the body itself will synthesize glucosamine, but also because of age , And synthetic speed is not comparable to the speed of wear and tear in the external nutritional supplements. However, the study found that glucosamine should not be started until there is a significant amount of cartilage wear, which is no better than starting to replenish very early in the body's wear.
Coupled with not only the elderly will have the joint degeneration, there are other reasons for early deterioration of joints, such as obesity overweight, long-term over-exercise, joint injuries, prolonged repetition to do the same action and posture and so on. So it is not necessarily the elderly need to add glucosamine.
As for the analgesic side, drugs are not indispensable. However, all the analgesic drugs have some degree of side effects. However, the glucosamine is extracted from natural materials with less side effects.
And we are introducing Weber Naturals' Glucosamine plus Chondroitin by WN Pharmaceuticals Ltd, the best-selling Canadian glucosamine supplement containing 500 mg of glucosamine and 400 mg of chondroitin, both of which work synergistically Effect, the effect is more obvious. However, we must understand that this product is not a drug and can not be effective on a meal basis. At least a continuous supplement of 6 to 8 weeks will be required to see improvement.