Now Glucosamine- no shell fish, its veggie based

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astroman
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   Posted 2/25/2018 10:16 PM (GMT -6)   
/www.amazon.com/NOW-Glucosamine-1000-Vegetarian-Capsules/dp/B001H1Q71C/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top?ie=UTF8

$12 for 90.

I dont know how they get Glucosamine from non-GMO veggies. I'd think if it were soy, it would say so.

Now is a trust-able brand. Good Amazon reviews on it.

I was going to try Glucosamine by itself while staying away from Asian farmed shell fish.

None of the shell fish containing brands tell you the source.

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   Posted 2/25/2018 11:11 PM (GMT -6)   
It was big in the 90's - for arthritis and often combined with Chondroitin.
Wasn't Chondroitin sourced from pig Cartlidge?
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   Posted 2/25/2018 11:41 PM (GMT -6)   
Glucosamine has been big since mid 80's, but it was always shell fish based. For its price, it didnt do much for me, but some swear by it.

Veggie Glucosamine I never seen before until tonight.

Chondroitin is supposedly less effective than Glucosamine. Combining the two just t costs more.

MSM is another combo with this that, alone, does nothing for me. Funny 'cause its related to the liquid DMSO.
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