Glucosamine hydrochloride is a popular supplemental form of the joint nutrient glucosamine. Glucosamine is the most important building block of joint cartilage. CIFT has developed a method for preparation of glucosamine from the shells of shrimp, lobster, or crab. Glucosamine is also fight joint inflammation and inhibit the production of enzymes that destroy cartilage. It plays a major role in lubricating joints, increasing their mobility and strengthening of cartilage. Glucosamine is commonly used in the treatment of osteoarthritis.
Glucosamine hydrochloride is a high end nutraceutical product by virtue of its properties. It has attracted much attention owing to its therapeutic activity in arthritis and is an approved food supplements.