Glucosamine is taken for: Pain Inflammation

Glucosamine

79,279
Discussions
Share your experience
Other names: Glucosamine Msm, Bioflex
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
Glucosamine (C6H13NO5) is an amino sugar and a prominent precursor in the biochemical synthesis of glycosylation proteins and lipids. ...
Read on Wikipedia
3.5
5
Satisfaction score
?
Based on medical discussions around the web
Rate it yourself
Your rating:
Your rating has been added!
Glucosamine for Pain
79,279 conversations around the web about Glucosamine to help you make a decision
We analyzed what people said about Glucosamine and compared it to other Pain medications
Share your experience
3.5
Satisfaction score
?

Does Glucosamine cause Kidney Stones ?

#73 in Glucosamine discussions - 39 posts discuss Kidney Stones with Glucosamine. Kidney Stones is #73 concern in Glucosamine discussions.
We found 39 discussions
glucosamine/chrondroitin (sp) right after the kidney stone...
" Tammy, I quit taking the glucosamine/chrondroitin (sp) right after the kidney stone incident of last June, haven't noticed any new knee ...more for my knees than glucosamine ever did. NOT INTENDED ... "

is really for my joints; I've also had kidney stones...
" ...take MSM and glucosamine, but the glucosamine is really for my joints; I've also had kidney stones a few years before I started taking the MSM, they haven't... "

Post from
www.ic-network.com
started in July, well and plus I had a 4 kidney stones...
" ...Glucosamine because my muscles and bones were killing me and it helped alot!! I quit taking it around June of this year, and my IC symptoms started in July, well and plus I h... "

B6. The use of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfates...
" ...a high-sugar, low-fiber diet promotes kidney stones, along with a deficiency of ...vitamin B6. The use of glucosamine and chondroitin s... "

Post from
forums.poz.com
years, but I was lucky and only ended up with kidney stones...
" ...Ron, I was on Crixivan for 11 years, but I was lucky and only ended up with kidney stones and a buffalo hump - no diabetes. Sometimes ...those products that contain glucosamine, chondroiten an... "

reps/set. I take a multi, glucosamine (for joints), and...
" ...keep good form and complete the reps/set. I take a multi, glucosamine (for joints), and whey protein. I take me whey ...this drink plenty of water- kidney stones aren't fun. However if yo... "

Post from
www.medhelp.org
I have occasional kidney stones since then. They...
" ...info) I had kidney stones about 12 yrs ...stones. I have occasional kidney stones since then.They seem to pass.What complications from kidney stones would someone expe... "

I was taking a glucosamine supplement, and my blood...
" ...meds are. I was on percocet for a week after my lithotripsy surgery for a kidney stone, and that drove my ...300 mark, I quit taking percocet. I was taking a glucosamine supplement, and my blood... "

of getting kidney stones). -Glucosamine actually...
" ...getting kidney stones). -Glucosamine actually ...(which I kind of doubt is that prevalent in guys in their mid 20's working out...) -Caffeine does have an effect on fat buring, improving worko... "

been taking large amounts of Glucosamine and chondroitin...
" ...everyone: I welcomed twin kidney stones Rocky and Rockette into ...sorry but Brett has been on a Geritol drip all week and has been taking large amounts of Glucosamine and chondroitin so he ... "

Your Saved Posts ()

The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Back to Signup