Ingredients That Differentiate Joint Care Products Should Thrive as Glucosamine Flattens

Despite survey data showing that safety concerns prompted many arthritis sufferers to switch from drugs to supplements last fall, some manufacturers of joint-care supplements said the COX-2 inhibitor recalls and warnings were insignificant to the category. “We’re seeing an increase in sales, but I don’t believe it has anything to do with the prescription drug issue,” said Harvey Kamil, president & chief financial officer of NBTY, which markets Osteo Bi-Flex and

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