Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) is an organic sulfur-containing compound that occurs naturally in a variety of fruits, vegetables and grains. MSM possesses anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities.
Potential side effects:
- Unpleasant taste
Potential drug interactions:
- Have not been reported
- Chronic anticoagulation therapy
- MSM is contraindicated for those with a sulfa allergy
Contents: 240 caps
The recommended dose of MSM is 2000 to 3000 mg 2 times a day.
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