glucosamine

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General

Complementary/Alternative Medicine: This monograph describes a natural or herbal product that is not subject to FDA guidelines for medicines. Patients and clinicians are advised to read package labels carefully to ensure safe and efficacious use.

Pronunciation:
glew-kos-ah-meen


Trade Name(s)

  • 2-amino-2-deoxyglucose sulfate
  • chitosamine

Ther. Class.
antirheumatics

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