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Found in: Spain

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Glucosamine is an endogenous substance, a normal constituent of the polysaccharide chains of cartilage matrix and synovial fluid glucosaminoglycans. In vitro and in vivo studies have shown glucosamine stimulates the synthesis of physiological glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans by chondrocytes and of hyaluronic acid by synoviocytes.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Glucosamine
M Musculo-skeletal system → M01 Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products → M01A Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products, non-steroids → M01AX Other antiinflammatory and antirheumatic agents, non-steroids

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Centro de informaciĆ³n online de medicamentos de la AEMPS (ES)
Identifier(s): 71707