Glucosamine sulfate reduced knee OA incidence in overweight females at 2.5 years
The role of diet and exercise and of glucosamine sulfate in the prevention of knee osteoarthritis: Further results from the PRevention of knee Osteoarthritis in Overweight Females (PROOF) study.Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2016 Feb;45(4 Suppl):S42-8
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This study reports a post-hoc analysis of the PRevention of knee Osteoarthritis in Overweight Females (PROOF) study. 407 females, between the ages of 50 and 60, at high risk of developing knee osteoarthritis (OA) were included. Patients were randomized using a 2x2 factorial design into 4 groups, that received either glucosamine sulfate (1500mg orally per day) and a tailored diet and exercise progr...
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