Although there is no specific age range when someone should start taking glucosamine, it is not a bad idea to start protecting our joints at an early age. The recommendation is to start taking this product when you are in your early 20s or 30s.
There is no evidence of any contraindications with use of this product. However, as with any supplement, those under medical care should consult with their personal physician before using this product. Anyone with a medical condition including diabetes and hypoglycaemia should consult a physician before using this product.
Glucosamine appears to be safe and well tolerated. However, consuming over 2000mg of glucosamine per day is not recommended. Extremely high levels of glucosamine can cause gastric fluctuations such as soft stools, diarrhea or nausea. The recommended dosage is 1500mg.
All NUTRILITE products, which are classified as health supplements and sold in Malaysia, are registered with the Drug Control Authority and Malaysia Ministry of Health (MOH), and carry the MOH approval number on their labeling (for example, MAL12345678).
Please be assured that AMWAY is committed to meeting the regulatory requirements and respecting the religious issues of all the countries in which we market products, particularly the unique requirements of the Muslim community.
We give you our assurance that the products currently available through AMWAY (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd do not contain ingredients originating from non-Halal sources or its derivatives.
We are very pleased to advise that products with the NUTRILITE brand name in the Nutrition & Wellness range sold by AMWAY (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd are certified Halal by the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA). AMWAY's contract manufacturer for NUTRILITE softgel products, RP Scherer, also has Halal certifications from IFANCA.
Additionally, the beef gelatin used in our softgel products are also certified Halal.
NUTRILITE products are the only global vitamin and mineral brand to grow, harvest and process plants on their own certified organic farms. This claim is certified based on a survey by Euromonitor International. The organic farming technique is certified by independent bodies as shown below:
Brazil Farm Certification by IBD (Instituto Biodinamico), Brazil Certified organic and complies to IBD standards equivalent to ECC2092/91 and IFOAM standards.
El-Petacal Farm, Mexico Certification by Oregon Tilth Certified Organic (OTCO), Class O (Organically Grown).
Trout Lake, Washington Certification by Washington State Department of Agriculture - in accordance with Title 7CFR Part 205 National Organic Program.
Constipation could occur due to the lack of fibre or insufficient water intake. It is important to eat at least four to five servings of fruits and vegetables daily to ensure a sufficient intake of fibre. You could also consider taking NUTRILITE Concentrated Fruits and Vegetables or Nutri Fibre Blend, which contains both soluble and insoluble fibre to supplement your diet.