Located in the joint cartilages, it contains both sugar and protein and the amount found reduces as we age and creates pain in the joints. The Glucosamine supplement is delivered directly to joints and stimulates the proteoglycans present in the joints which is used in repairing cartilage.
The main distinction between glucosamine supplements is whether they are animal based or plant based. Glucosamine hydrochloride is a very common plant based supplement which is manufactured by the Aspergillus Niger plant. It plays an important role in the human body because it repairs the damaged cartilages and reduces the Arthritis pain. It can treat many Arthritis, but especially Osteoarthritis. When used in skin and face packs, blemishes tracks, dark spots and uneven discoloring are removed. While it can be used to soothe chapped lips and reduce the puffiness and sagging of the eyes, its main purpose is to help eliminate unwanted pigments, scars and wrinkles in the skin. It plays an important role in the formation of skin, bones, tendons ligaments, nails and parts of heart, synovial fluids etc as it is the major component of bones, cartilages, tendons and connecting tissues.
Arthritis and specially Osteoarthritis sufferers benefit from this treatment. When used in skin and face packs, it removes blemishes tracks, dark spots and uneven discoloring. It helps eliminates unwanted pigments, scars and wrinkles in the skin but can also be used to soothe chapped lips and reduce the puffiness and sagging of eyes. Bones, cartilages, tendons and connecting tissues all have this as a major component and it forms skin, bones, tendons ligaments, nails and parts of heart, synovial fluids etc.
Cartilage production is stimulated, further degeneration is prevented and Arthritis in the jaw is treated effectively by targetting the “Temporomandibular joint” (TMJ). Human glioma cell division is inhibited by one form, n-acetyl glucosamine, and is used in the treatment of glioblastoma. You can effectively treat Chron’s disease, ulcerative colitis or other cases of stomach disorder with this same type of Glucosamine.
This wonder chemical is the main component of many products and has a vital role to play.
September 10 2008 04:59 am | Supplements