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glucosamine (generic name)

a nutraceutical product - treats Inflammatory bowel disease, Rheumatoid arthritis, Temporomandibular joint, Rehabilitation, Osteoarthritis, Pai...
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Albert SG, Oiknine RF, Parseghian S, et al. The effect of glucosamine on Serum HDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein AI levels in people with diabetes. Diabetes Care 2007 Nov;30(11):2800-3.

Audimoolam VK, Bhandari S. Acute interstitial nephritis induced by glucosamine. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2006 Jul;21(7):2031. Epub 2006 Feb 27.

Clegg DO, Reda DJ, Harris CL, et al. Glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate, and the two in combination for painful knee osteoarthritis. N Engl J Med 2006 Feb 23;354(8):795-808.

Dudek A, Raczkiewicz-Papierska A, Tłustochowicz W. [Efficacy of glucosamine sulfate treatment in patients with osteoarthritis] [Article in Polish] Pol Merkur Lekarski. 2007 Mar;22(129):204-7.

Herrero-Beaumont G, Ivorra JA, Del Carmen Trabado M, et al. Glucosamine sulfate in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis symptoms: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study using acetaminophen as a side comparator. Arthritis Rheum 2007 Feb;56(2):555-67.

Mehta K, Gala J, Bhasale S, et al. Comparison of glucosamine sulfate and a polyherbal supplement for the relief of osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN25438351]. BMC Complement Altern Med 2007 Oct 31;7:34.

Miller MR, Mathews RS, Reeves KD. Treatment of painful advanced internal lumbar disc derangement with intradiscal injection of hypertonic dextrose. Pain Physician 2006 Apr;9(2):115-21.

Muniyappa R, Karne RJ, Hall G, et al. Oral glucosamine for 6 weeks at standard doses does not cause or worsen insulin resistance or endothelial dysfunction in lean or obese subjects. Diabetes 2006 Nov;55(11):3142-50.

Nakamura H, Masuko K, Yudoh K, et al. Effects of glucosamine administration on patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatol Int 2007 Jan;27(3):213-8. Epub 2006 Sep 5.

Ossendza RA, Grandval P, Chinoune F, et al. [Acute cholestatic hepatitis due to glucosamine forte]. Gastroenterol Clin Biol 2007 Apr;31(4):449-50

Østergaard K, Hviid T, Hyllested-Winge JL. [The effect of glucosamine sulphate on the blood levels of cholesterol or triglycerides--a clinical study]. Ugeskr Laeger 2007 Jan 29;169(5):407-10.

Ostojic SM, Arsic M, Prodanovic S, et al. Glucosamine administration in athletes: effects on recovery of acute knee injury.Res Sports Med 2007 Apr-Jun;15(2):113-24.

Theodosakis J. A randomized, double blind, placebo controlled trial of a topical cream containing glucosamine sulfate, chondroitin sulfate, and camphor for osteoarthritis of the knee. J Rheumatol. 2004;31(4):826-827.

Thie NM, Prasad NG, Major PW. Evaluation of glucosamine sulfate compared to ibuprofen for the treatment of temporomandibular joint osteoarthritis: a randomized double blind controlled 3 month clinical trial. J Rheumatol 2001;28(6):1347-1355.

Villacis J, Rice TR, Bucci LR, et al. Do shrimp-allergic individuals tolerate shrimp-derived glucosamine? Clin Exp Allergy 2006 Nov;36(11):1457-61.

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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