Enzymatic Therapy - GS-500 Glucosamine Sulfate - 120 Capsules
Clinical studies show glucosamine sulfate is a key building block for connective tissue and cartilage. The glucosamine sulfate in doctor-recommended GS-500 is up to 98% absorbable, which makes it more readily available to the body to support healthy articular cartilage. GS-500 is the original glucosamine sulfate product in the United States-the standard by which all the rest are judged.
Why use glucosamine sulfate?
It is a must for maintaining healthy joints. Glucosamine sulfate is a building block for cartilage and also helps to make the cushioning fluid between joints.
It is well-researched for joint support. To date, more than 20 clinical studies using glucosamine sulfate have been reported, with nearly 3,000 patients receiving either glucosamine sulfate or placebo. These studies show a favorable response to glucosamine sulfate vs. placebo in supporting healthy joint function.
Why use GS-500?
It's stable and absorbable. The glucosamine sulfate in doctor-recommended GS-500 is up to 98% absorbable, which makes it more readily available to the body to support healthy cartilage in your joints.
What is the source of the glucosamine in GS-500 ?
The glucosamine sulfate in GS-500 is extracted from chitin, a hard, cellulose-like compound that is the main component in external shells of crustaceans such as shrimp.
Enzymatic Therapy's Core Values
- Sincere respect for people
- Passion for their mission
- Winning and fun in a worthy cause
- Trust and open communication
Good Manufacturing Practices
At Enzymatic Therapy, they've been following the FDA's Pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) for years. In fact, they're the industry's first and only company to be an FDA-registered drug manufacturing facility, and an organic certified processing facility.
Demanding more from supplement companies is a good thing, but they’ve been taking it further for a long time. After all, Pharmaceutical GMPs are the toughest around. That means they have Food and Dietary Supplement GMPs covered - and then some. Tougher standards are nothing new for us - they're just part of our mission to bring you the world finest supplements to let you know what better feels like, everyday.
Enzymatic Therapy is involved in a variety of humanitarian initiatives. Here are just a few of the things they do to help make their world a little better:
- They sponsor four blood drives per year for the American Red Cross.
- Their winter holiday program adopts a needy family each year to supply with outerwear, other necessities, toys, and gifts.
- They host company-wide quarterly food drives for Paul's Pantry, their local organization dedicated to fighting hunger.
- They have special matching donation programs for select charities, chosen by their associates.
- Their vacation day donation program helps us stick together as a team. This voluntary donation of time assists associates struck by circumstances that require them to be away from work for extended periods.
- They offer on-site, free health screenings for blood sugar, blood pressure, cholesterol, and lifestyle management counseling.
- They provide charitable support of specific disease organizations, such as the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation.
- They support the Gifts in Kind International Program - product donations that are redistributed to over 200,000 non-profit agencies worldwide.
They believe in reaching out others, each day, in many ways. In every case, it's simply part of helping America discover “What Better Feels Like” one person at a time.
Enzymatic Therapy's Commitment to You
Enzymatic Therapy believes in unrelenting laboratory testing and support of patented and well-researched products. They stay on the cutting edge by virtue of their participation in industry methods development. And they publish their research in scientific, peer-reviewed journals. The results are a family of products whose efficacy is based on scientifically valid secondary research, or their own primary research. Such efforts clearly outshine what is typical in an industry where little is required but so much is expected. They've done the homework. Use their products with absolute confidence.