casno. : CAS 66-84-2
Glucosamine hydrochloride is extracted from natural chitin, is a kind of Marine biological preparation. It can also be used in food, cosmetics and feed additives, the usage is quite extensive. Glucosamine hydrochloride is a substance that may improve bone and joint disease. Glucosamine is used in combination with chondroitin sulfate and vitamin D and calcium supplements. Odorless, slightly sweet, soluble in water, slightly soluble in methanol, insoluble in ethanol and other solvents.
Glucosamine is a hexosamine extracted from natural chitin with a molecular weight of 179.2. α-type glucosamine is needle-like crystal, melting point is 88°C, specific optical rotation +100°/47.5° (water); β-type is needle-like crystal, melting point is 110°C (decomposition), +28°/+47.5° (water) ,Dissolved in water. 2-Amino-2-deoxy-D-glucose is a component of many antibiotics.
White Crystalline Powder
( Capsules, Tablets are available)