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Joint Defence

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Summary:

Supplementation of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate in combination provides key proteoglycans, which may help to provide relief of joint injury and may help to facilitate joint repair. Boswellia has been traditionally used in Ayurvedic medicine for rheumatic disorders and has anti-inflammatory action. Antioxidant trace minerals such as manganese, copper, zinc and selenium may help to modulate inflammation.
 
Indications
  • May help reduce joint inflammation and swelling, and help increase joint mobility associated with arthritis.
  • Temporary relief of the pain of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

Dosage:

Adults: 1 tablet 3 times daily.
 
Contraindications and Cautions
  • Extreme caution is advised in those allergic to seafood. This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 mcg for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not be exceeded. Selenium-containing products are not suitable for use by children under the age of 15 years. Caution in pregnancy (mucopolysaccharides may inhibit angiogenesis). Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet. Discontinue 7 days prior to general anaesthesia.

Active Ingredients:

Each tablet contains:
  • Glucosamine hydrochloride 500 mg
  • Chondroitin sulfate - bovine 300 mg
  • Boswellia serrata (Boswellia) extract equivalent to dry gum oleoresin
    standardised to contain boswellic acids 90 mg 973 mg
  • Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) 50 mg
  • Manganese amino acid chelate (equiv. to
  • Manganese 5 mg) 50 mg
  • Zinc gluconate (equiv. to Zinc 6.8 mg) 50 mg
  • Borax (equiv. to Boron 950 mcg) 8.38 mg
  • Copper gluconate (equiv. to Copper 464 mcg) 3.57 mg
  • Selenomethionine (equiv. to Selenium 8 mcg) 20 mcg

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