Glucosamine Sulfate 1500 mg
Treatment of joint pain, swelling and stiffness associated with osteoarthritis
Each 4 g sachet contains: Glucosamine Sulfate Potassium Chloride USP equivalent to Glucosamine Sulfate 1500 mg.
Glucosamine is a natural substance found in chitin, mucoproteins, and mucopolysaccharides. It is involved in the synthesis of glycosaminoglycan, which forms cartilage tissue in the body; glucosamine is also present in tendons and ligaments, degradation of which lead to osteoarthrities (OA) . Moreover, glucosamine sulfate exhibits anti-inflammatory and chondroprotective actions and thus has been shown to alleviate pain and even restore or stimulate articular cartilage formation in patients with damaged cartilages in affected joints with OA.
The content of one sachet (dissolve in 200ml of water) should be taken once daily, preferably at meals or as directed by the physician. Do not exceed the recommended intake.
Avoid this product if you are allergic or sensitive to shellfish or any of the ingredients in this product.
Drowsiness, headache, insomnia and mild temparary digestive complaints such as abdominal pain, poor appetitie, nausea, heartburn, constipation, diarrhea and vomiting may be seen at higher doses. In rare cases the combination of glucosamine and chondroitin leads to a temporary elevated blood pressure, heart rate and palpitations.
The patients with diabetes mellitus should monitor the bloood glucose levels during the initiation of the treatment. Should be given with caution to patients with cancer, liver disease, high cholesterol or triglycerides, asthma or other breathing disorders. Cartigen sachet should be taken only under the supervision of a health care provider
Glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate may interact with anticoagulants such as acenocoumarol, anisindione, dicoumarol, aspirin, warfarin and warfarin potassium.These medicines should not be co-administered.
Cartigen Sachet should be taken only under the supervision of a health care provider because of its potential side effects and interactions with medications. The patients with diabetes mellitus should monitor the blood glucose levels during and the initiation of the treatment.
No controlled studies are available for use in pregnancy & lactation, should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus.consult your health care provider before use.
Pack of 30 sachets
Store below 30 0 C, Protect from light & moisture. Keep out of reach of children.
Manufactured By: Perarin Pars Laboratory
Trade Mark Holder : Abba Darou Teb