glucosamine

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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)
The polymer is linear consisting of [beta](1-> 4) linked D-glucosamine residues with a variable number of randomly located N-acetyl glucosamine groups.
In addition, BIO SERAE will also present Osteol, a natural booster derived from bioactive milk proteins that can be used to enhance standard (D-glucosamine + chondroitin) joint health formulas.