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Can you get glucosamine sulfate naturally from food?

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You can't get glucosamine sulfate from foods. It's a natural chemical found in the human body. It's also found in the shells of shellfish.

From: Glucosamine Sulfate WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine: "Questions and Answers: NIH Glucosamine/Chondroitin Arthritis Intervention Trial Primary Study."

News release, National Standard.

Ostojic, S.M. , April-June 2007; vol 15: pp 113-124. Research in Sports Medicine

National Medicines Comprehensive Database: "Glucosamine Sulfate."

Rindone, J.P. , 2000. The Western Journal of Medicine

Thie, N.M. , 2001. The Journal of Rheumatology

Tannock, L.R. , 2006. The Journal of Nutrition

Bagasra, O. , 1991. The Journal of Infectious Diseases

Das, I. , July 12, 2012. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Reviewed by Carmen Patrick Mohan on May 8, 2017

SOURCES:

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine: "Questions and Answers: NIH Glucosamine/Chondroitin Arthritis Intervention Trial Primary Study."

News release, National Standard.

Ostojic, S.M. , April-June 2007; vol 15: pp 113-124. Research in Sports Medicine

National Medicines Comprehensive Database: "Glucosamine Sulfate."

Rindone, J.P. , 2000. The Western Journal of Medicine

Thie, N.M. , 2001. The Journal of Rheumatology

Tannock, L.R. , 2006. The Journal of Nutrition

Bagasra, O. , 1991. The Journal of Infectious Diseases

Das, I. , July 12, 2012. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Reviewed by Carmen Patrick Mohan on May 8, 2017

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