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Mar 12, 2014 6:58 AM by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News

Glucosamine supplements don't appear to help patients with chronic knee pain

A new study reveals glucosamine supplements do not benefit patients with chronic knee pain.

Glucosamine is often used to treat people with Osteoarthritis.

It's supposed to help patients manage pain and strengthen cartilage, but MRI results found no improvement in bone bruises or cartilage when patients took a daily glucosamine supplement for six months.

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