- Helps to lubricate the joints.
- Aids the organism in reducing inflammation and pain.
- Works best when taken with Chondroitin Sulphate (synergistic action).
NAG, or N-Acetyl Glucosamine, is a muco-polysaccharide precursor of hyaluronic acid, an essential component of the synovial liquid which lubricates the joints, now available to buy in vegetarian capsules at Supersmart.
Many studies have shown that NAG helps the organism repair damaged cartilage, reduces inflammation and pain, and helps to restore mobility in the joints. NAG is much better absorbed by the oganism than simple glucosamine sulfate and preferably used together with Chrondroitin Sulphate.
"In itself, each of these two products are effective, but, together they can fulfil the expectations of millions of suffering patients: Chondroitin and Glucosamine are effective there where other products and surgery fail." To be qualified as chondroprotective (i.e., which protects the cartilage), a substance must:
Alone, no product or nutritional supplement can do all. Clinical studies have shown the benefits of these two supplements, where Glucosamine enables to attain objectives a), b), e) and f), whereas Chondroitin Sulphate enables to attain objectives a), c), d), e) and f). It is, therefore, because their effects overlap, that their association is so effective against arthrosis."Know, prevent, heal Arthrosis" by Dr. Jason Theodosakis, Editions de Fallois, Paris 1998.
Buy NAG to help reduce joint pain and restore mobility.
As well as supplementing with N-Acetyl Glucosamine, you may find these other nutritional supplements of interest too.
Discover the properties of OptiMSM®, an active form of MSM that acts as a natural lubricant for joints, helping to relieve pain and promote joint confort
See also Smart joints Cream, that fights inflammation in the joints by combining active concentrations of Boswellia serrata extract, glucosamine sulphate and methyl-sulphonyl-methane (MSM), in a particularly well-absorbed form.
|Daily serving: 3 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 30
|Quantity per serving|
|N-acetyl glucosamine||1 500 mg|
|Other ingredients: Acacia gum, rice bran.|
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