Description of UC-II Joint Health (Type II Collagen), 60 Vcaps, NOW Foods
NOW Foods UC II Joint Health
- Dietary Supplement.
- Undenatured Type II Collagen.
- With Aquamin® Red Algae Minerals.
Cartilage is one of the primary connective tissues of the body, providing flexibility and support to bone joints. Undenatured Type II Collagen is the principal structural protein in cartilage that is responsible for its tensile strength and toughness.
Derived from chicken sternum cartilage, UC-II® consists of Undenatured (native) Type II Collagen that works with the immune system to support healthy joints and promote joint mobility and flexibility. UC-II®'s patent protected composition has demonstrated its efficacy in human clinical studies.
NOW® UC-II® is enhanced with Aquamin® Red Algae Minerals, a natural source of calcium and over 70 trace minerals.
Serving Size: 1 Vcap®
Servings Per Container: 60
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
UC-II® Standardized Chicken Cartilage 40 mg
(Providing 10 mg Undenatured Type II Collagen)
Aquamin® F 250 mg
(as Mineralized Red Algae Sea Minerals) (Lithothamnium corallioides/Lithothamnium calcareum) (Whole Plant)
Other Ingredients: Cellulose (capsule), Cellulose, Potassium Chloride (stabilizer), Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Silica.
Contains no: sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 Vcap® daily at bedtime on an empty stomach. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW® Hyaluronic Acid, Celadrin® and Glucosamine/Chondroitin.
UC-II® brand undenatured type II collagen (U.S. Patents 5,645,851, 5,637,321, 5,529,786 and 5,750,144).
UC-II® is a registered trademark of InterHealth N.I.
Aquamin® is a registered trademark of Marigot Limited.
Vcaps® is a registered trademark of Capsugel.
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