A collagen, bone and cartilage support formula:
Cartilage and bone health are important for long-term vitality.
This food supplement has been formulated to provide a tailored combination of glucosamine HCL, methylsulphonylmethane (MSM), vitamin C and other herbal and food-based ingredients, including: turmeric extract (95% curcumin), nettle leaf, Montmorency cherry, Panax ginseng, apple cider vinegar powder, bromelain, horsetail herb, kelp, papain, rosehip and ginger root – all in one easy-to-take formula!
It offers specific support for collagen formation, as well as the normal function of cartilage and bones.
Collagen is a structural protein found in several connective tissues in the body including bones, cartilage, gums, skin, tendons and blood vessels. Vitamin C is a co-factor for collagen synthesis. It contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of blood vessels, bones, cartilage, gums, skin and teeth. It also contributes to maintaining the normal function of the immune system, as well as normal energy-yielding metabolism, normal functioning of the nervous system, normal psychological function, protection of cells from oxidative stress, the reduction of tiredness and fatigue, the regeneration of the reduced form of vitamin E and increases iron absorption.
Glucosamine is an amino sugar that is produced naturally in the body. It is also found in seashells, or it can be made in the laboratory. Glucosamine hydrochloride is one of several forms of glucosamine and the glucosamine HCL contained in this food supplement is derived from shellfish.
Methylsulphonylmethane (MSM) is a naturally occurring chemical found in plants, animals, and humans. A source of sulphur.
Curcumin is the yellow pigment associated with turmeric, and to a lesser extent ginger.
Suitability / allergy advice
NOT suitable for vegetarians and vegans
Allergy advice: contains shellfish.
1 capsule to be taken 2 to 3 times per day, preferably with food.
60 capsules per pot
Per capsule: %NRV*
Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid) – 12mg 15%
*NRV = Nutrient Reference Value
Glucosamine HCL (from shellfish) – 300mg
MSM – 200mg
Turmeric (providing 50mg curcumin) – 52mg
Nettle leaf 4:1 extract (equivalent to 100mg powder) – 25mg
Montmorency cherry powder – 20mg
Panax ginseng 10:1 extract (equivalent to 100mg powder) – 10mg
Apple cider vinegar powder – 5mg
Bromelain (1,200 GDU/g) – 5mg
Horsetail 10:1 extract, 7% silica – 5mg
Kelp (Ascophyllum nodosum) powder – 5mg
Papain (2000u/mg) – 5mg
Rosehip 20:1 extract (equivalent to 100mg powder) – 5mg
Ginger root 20:1 extract (equivalent to 40mg powder) – 2mg
Ingredients: Glucosamine HCL Powder (shellfish), Methylsulphonyl Methane (MSM) Pdr, Capsule: Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) (Vegetarian), Brown Rice Flour, Turmeric (95% curcumin), Anti-Caking Agent: Magnesium Stearate (Vegetable Source), Nettle Leaf 4:1 Ext, Montmorency Cherry Pdr, Ascorbic Acid (Vit C), Korean Panax Ginseng Pdr, Apple Cider Vinegar Pdr, Bromelain (1,200 GDU/g), Horsetail Herb Extract 10:1, 7% silica, Kelp Powder, Papain (2000u/mg), Rosehip 20:1 extract, Ginger Root 20:1 Ext.
ALLERGY ADVICE: for allergens, see ingredients in bold.
Contains no added: sugar, salt, wheat, dairy, preservatives, colours or flavours.