It is used for osteoarthritis, glaucoma, weight loss, joint pain caused by drugs, a bladder condition called interstitial cystitis, jaw pain, joint pain including knee pain, back pain, multiple sclerosis, and HIV/AIDS.
Gas, Bloating, Cramp, constipation, drowsiness may occur.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
If you have a shellfish allergy, be cautious about using glucosamine because you could have a reaction. Also, check with your doctor before taking supplements if you have diabetes, kidney disease, heart disease, bleeding disorders, or high blood pressure.
People with asthma should be cautious about taking products that contain glucosamine.
It might increase the pressure inside the eye and could worsen glaucoma. If you have glaucoma, talk to your healthcare provider before taking glucosamine.
Stop taking glucosamine sulfate at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Blood Thinners, warfarin, Antimitotic, Acetaminophen may interact with this drug.