This item is one pack of 500 grams (1.1 lb) Glucosamine Hydrochloride (also called D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride) pure powder. There is not any additive or filler inside. Assay >99%. It is fresh enough for use. There are 1 to 1.5 years shelf life available.
This glucosamine HCl was originated from shellfish. It should not be used by related allergic body conditions.
Appearance: White crystalline powder; Taste: Sweet; Solubility: Soluble in water; Store in cool and dry place, keep away from strong light and heat.
This Glucosamine HCl powder is good for direct consumption, formulation, R&D (research and development), or your business purpose.
Generally Suggested Use: For adults, to take 1/4 teaspoon of this powder (1000mg) 1 to 2 times daily in water, juice, or beverage. If you want to accurately weigh dose amount, an accurate balance (0.01g-100g) is recommended. Or do your own research for dosage, and your usage purpose.
More packs and other packing sizes are available.
Health benefit: Glucosamine is an amino sugar benefiting Joint Health.
As an amino sugar, glucosamine is a prominent precursor in the biochemical synthesis of glycosylated proteins and lipids. Glucosamine forms the building blocks of compounds mucopolysaccharides, which are necessary for the construction and maintenance of all connective tissue and lubricating fluid in the body, such as tendons, ligaments, cartilage and joint fluid. Clinic Research shows that glucosamine is effective to relief joint discomfort and increasing flexibility, even rebuild cartilage. Glucosamine also benefits to nails, skin, eyes, and bones. It is ideal for athletes or those with arthritis or joint pain, and usually is used together with MSM (Methylsulfonylmethane) for joint health purpose. This powder is hydrochloride salt form of Glucosamine, a more stable form than glucosamine. Glucosamine HCl has higher glucosamine content proportion (83%) than glucosamine sulfate (78.5%) salt form.