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Volume:2 Issue:8 Number:20 ISSN#:2564-2537
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ACE Report #4372
Ace Report Cover General Orthopaedics

Collagen hydrolysate supplements may improve articular pain

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OrthoEvidence. Collagen hydrolysate supplements may improve articular pain. ACE Report. 2013;2(8):20. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/4372

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Effect of collagen hydrolysate in articular pain: A 6-month randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study

Complement Ther Med. 2012 Jun;20(3):124-30. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2011.12.007. Epub 2012 Jan 20

Contributing Authors: O Bruyere B Zegels L Leonori V Rabenda A Janssen C Bourges JY Reginster

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200 patients of at least 50 years old, with joint pain assessed as >30 mm on a visual analogue scale (VAS), were randomized to study the efficacy of collagen hydrolysate (1200 mg/day) food supplement against a placebo group. Over the duration of 6 months, collagen hydrolysate group increased the number of clinical responders (i.e. improvement of at least 20% on the VAS) compared to placebo, withou...

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