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Reason for taking: Other
6/7/2013 10:17:08 PM

Reviewer: Adele, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was diagnosed with bursitis in my right hip I had been suffering from for months. My doctor wanted to give me a cortisone shot in my bursa. I refused. My brother had suffered from bursitis in his shoulder and suggested that I try dissolving one tablespoon of gelatin and take with juice (I take it with strong green tea) Well, it was a miracle! (or a coincidence) but within about two weeks my pain ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
3/16/2013 9:04:57 PM

Reviewer: SherryR, 55-64 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take three 1300mg gelatin twice a day for my fingernails. They reached a point to where they peeled like layers of an onion and became paper thin. I had to keep them trimmed completely to keep from tearing them. Now they are HARD and grow too fast.

Reason for taking: Other
6/18/2012 11:40:38 AM

Reviewer: jojo, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I just started taking gelatin, for my hair and nails...and noticed that for some reason, my feet weren't hurting as much.. I suffer from degenerative disease and tons of bone spurs..for me?? I can move my feet better and they don't hurt as much for some reason which is why i started looking it up to see if the gelatin may be the reason and whalla..It is.I am happy and plan on using it for ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
8/13/2011 2:15:08 PM

Reviewer: timmielynne, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Reason for taking: Other
5/24/2011 10:28:17 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
6 large pills a day is the only downfall to my treatment. Hair appears stronger, nails grow super fast and no bone or joint pain.

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