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glucosamine

[′glü‚kōs·ə·mēn]
(biochemistry)
C6H13O5 An amino sugar; the most abundant in nature, occurring in glycoproteins and chitin.
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Bone & Joint Ingredients: HyaMax hyaluronic acid; d-glucosamine HCl/2KCl/2NaCl USP 28; chondroitin sulfate (shark/bovine)
Joint Health Ingredients: D-glucosamine HCL, D-glucosamine sulfate (2KCl), D-glucosamine sulfate sodium, N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine
Salto3 is an original patented combination of three active ingredients for healthy joints and cartilage: D-glucosamine, chondroitin and a natural booster.
SaltO3 is a novel combination of three active ingredients: D-glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate .