N-Acetyl Glucosamine

What other names is N-acetyl Glucosamine known by?

2-acetamido-2-deoxyglucose, Acetylglucosamine, Acétylglucosamine, Glucosamine, Glucosamine-6-phosphate, Glucosamine N-Acetyl, N-Acetil Glucosamina, N-Acétyl Glucosamine, N-Acétyl-Glucosamine, N-Acétylglucosamine, N-Acetyl D-Glucosamine, N-Acétyl D-Glucosamine, NAG, N-A-G, Poly-NAG.

What is N-acetyl Glucosamine?

N-acetyl glucosamine is a chemical that comes from the outer shells of shellfish.

Don't confuse N-acetyl glucosamine with other forms such as glucosamine hydrochloride or glucosamine sulfate. They may not have the same effects. Most glucosamine products contain glucosamine sulfate or glucosamine hydrochloride.

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