Use of glucosamine and chondroitin in persons with osteoarthritis.

@article{Sherman2012UseOG,
  title={Use of glucosamine and chondroitin in persons with osteoarthritis.},
  author={Andrew C L Sherman and German Ojeda-Correal and Jos{\'e} Luis de Mena},
  journal={PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation},
  year={2012},
  volume={4 5 Suppl},
  pages={S110-6}
}
Glucosamine and chondroitin are members of a group of dietary supplements often termed "complementary agents," "disease-modifying agents," or "disease-modifying osteoarthritis drugs" (DMOADs). They are among the best-selling dietary supplements in the United States. DMOADs are thought to act by affecting cytokine-mediated pathways regulating inflammation… CONTINUE READING