How long does it take for hyaluronic acid capsules to provide relief in osteoarthritis? In both my hips the bones are rubbing against the bones. Also, can cartilage regenerate? - Gail
Hi Gail -
Hyaluronic acid may provide relief for osteoarthritis. Given that hyaluronic acid decreases as we age, it makes sense that one ingests a superior form of it.
However, many forms of hyaluronic acid will not get to the proper destination - ie. joints - as the molecule is too large to get absorbed by the intestines.
The Hyaluronic Acid by Pure Encapsulations uses technology to assist absorption and increase deliverability. It contains 70 mg of Hyaluronic Acid per vegetarian capsule.
As for how long it will take for symptoms of pain to ease: that all depends on severity of the osteoarthritis.
I would expect some relief after 2 months of taking Hyaluronic Acid.
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