MSM - Osteoarthritis
Pain and Inflammation of the Knee: A Pilot Clinical Trial.
is especially popular as a supplement to treat arthritis pain or osteoarthritis
(degenerative joint disease) since it is known to help form connective tissue
and repair joints, tendons and ligaments.
help decrease joint inflammation, improves flexibility and restores collagen
production. Research shows that many patients with arthritis, joint pain,
stiffness, knee/back problems and a limited range of motion experience a
reduction in symptoms and improved quality of life when taking an MSM
A clinical trial testing the effects of MSM on joint pain in 118
patients with osteoarthritis found that compared to a placebo, MSM supplements
taken over 12 weeks resulted in more improvements in pain, swelling and joint
supplements were given three times daily along with glucosamine three
times daily (500 mg each). Together they both seem to
safely reduce inflammation and pain intensity without causing side effects for
the majority of people.
Another study gave MSM of 3g or a placebo twice a day for 12
weeks. MSM improved symptoms of pain and
physical function without adverse effects.
That makes MSM, especially when combined with glucosamine, an excellent natural treatment for arthritis.
is the study:
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