Glucosamine Gel

   
150ml Gel

Key Features

  • Non-sticky easily absorbed gel
  • Added peppermint oil for its cooling and soothing properties
  • Best taken in conjunction with an oral glucosamine product

Product Overview

  • Gluten Free
  • Gelatin Free

This non-sticky topical gel contains an easily absorbed form of glucosamine together with a blend of natural ingredients including eucalyptus and peppermint. Healthspan's experts recommend using this gel in conjunction with an oral glucosamine.

Bioavailable n-acetyl glucosamine has been included as a highly absorbable form of glucosamine. We have specially selected capsicum for high levels of its active ingredient capsaicin, a beneficial compound present in red peppers and chilli. Pure oil of Wintergreen is naturally extracted from the leaves and berries of the wintergreen plant and contains 99% methyl salicylate. The careful distillation of fresh eucalyptus leaves, harvested in the Chinese province of Guangdong, produces the cool eucalyptus oil included in Healthspan's Glucosamine Gel. This provides a minimum of 80% of the active ingredient, Cineole, responsible for Eucalyptus' distinctive aroma. Lastly, Healthspan's Glucosamine Gel also contains pure peppermint oil for its high content of soothing, cooling menthol.

Product Information

Dosage

Apply a thin layer of gel where appropriate and gently rub until absorbed. Repeat as required. For best results, apply the gel after a warm bath or shower, or after exertion. For optimum benefit, it is recommended that this gel is used in conjunction with a daily oral glucosamine supplement.

Key nutritional values

Typical values, % NRV (where applicable) in brackets:

N-Acetyl Glucosamine
Capsicum Extract
Eucalyptus Oil
Oil of Wintergreen
Peppermint Extract

Ingredients

Purified Water, Ethanol, Capsicum Extract 4%, N-Acetyl Glucosamine 2.5%, Glycerin - of vegetable origin, Ethoxylated Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Oil of Wintergreen 1%, Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Sodium Ethyl, Methyl, Propyl Hydroxy Benzoate, Eucalyptus Oil 0.1%, Peppermint Oil 0.1%, Sodium EDTA.

Perfect Partners to Glucosamine

These products work in perfect synergy alongside Glucosamine

Independent Reviews for Glucosamine Gel

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Overall Rating: 4.56 / 5 stars, based on 25 reviews

20 March 2015

Glucosamine Gel reduces the pain in my fingers.

13 March 2015

It works! Great for stiff joints

11 March 2015

Too early to say yet. Time will tell

09 March 2015

Really effective applied directly to painful areas

02 March 2015

As above

20 February 2015

reduces pain and swelling.

17 February 2015

I haven't been using the product long enough to rate it realistically.

10 February 2015

It helps to relieve the pain but doesn't cure, it is better than the over the counter chemist products as it doesn't have a strong smell.

06 February 2015

Good quality product, reasonable price.

03 February 2015

Once u start using gel you feel it working

02 February 2015

It helps with the pain in my knees

01 February 2015

it works

01 February 2015

Helps with the pain I get from arthritis

31 January 2015

Instant relief from symptoms.

30 January 2015

always very good service with excellent products & good value.

28 January 2015

Excellent product I use it for my knees, as I am intolerant to ibuprofen this gel is ideal.

24 January 2015

Definite improvement using it religously on both knees twice a day

22 January 2015

only been using it for a couple of weeks but it seems to be helping

22 January 2015

Easy to use container, although maybe a little difficult to use as the tube nears the end (empty).

21 January 2015

I have lots of pain in my back and leg and the gel certainly helps to ease it.

16 January 2015

Good range of high quality products, easy to navigate site.

07 August 2014

I have an Arthritic hip and it helps with my day to day movement

Thank you for your review.

Abby, Healthspan Customer Care

07 August 2014

I think it helps my somewhat aging knee joints. My testing has no medical feedback but I can only say it certainly sooths if nothing else.

Thank you for your review.

Sarah - Healthspan Customer Care

07 August 2014

Simple, delivery prompt

Contains shellfish. Test on a small area first to ensure there is no reaction. If redness or skin irritation occurs stop using the product. Do not use near eyes or on broken skin. For external use only. Wash hands immediately after use. Keep out of sight and reach of young children. If you experience an adverse reaction, stop taking the supplement and seek medical advice.