There are contraindications! Be sure to consult your doctor before taking any medication!
Actiman consists of Chondroitin Sulfate, Glucosamine Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid).
Glucosamine Sulfate - Glucosamine has been used for arthritis ( osteoarthritis ). Some herbal/ diet supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details about the brand you use. The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) - A six carbon compound related to glucose. It is found naturally in citrus fruits and many vegetables. Ascorbic acid is an essential nutrient in human diets, and necessary to maintain connective tissue and bone. Its biologically active form, vitamin C, functions as a reducing agent and coenzyme in several metabolic pathways. Actiman (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) is considered an antioxidant.
Indication: Used to treat Actiman (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) deficiency, scurvy, delayed wound and bone healing, urine acidification, and in general as an antioxidant. It has also been suggested to be an effective antiviral agent.
Ascorbic Acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble vitamin indicated for the prevention and treatment of scurvy, as ascorbic acid deficiency results in scurvy. Collagenous structures are primarily affected, and lesions develop in bones and blood vessels. Administration of ascorbic acid completely reverses the symptoms of ascorbic acid deficiency.
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