Supplement Highlight: Arthroben, an NSAID Alternative for Those Suffering with Arthritis or General Inflammation

Do You Have Joint Pain or Arthritis?

As we age it is common for degeneration of the joints, or arthritis, to develop. This is especially common for people with gut issues like IBS, but we will address this at  another time. Most people turn to NSAIDS to help them get through the day with minimal pain. There are pros and cons to NSAIDS, Arthroben is a natural medicinal food that offers many of the benefits of NSAIDS (plus more) without the cons.

Pros and Cons of NSAIDS

  • Fast short term pain relief
  • Anti inflammatory
  • Discourages healing
  • Increases risk for vascular events like stroke and heart attack
  • Hard on liver over time or in high doses
  • Cox-2 inhibiter

 

Pros and Cons of Arthroben

  • Balanced inhibition of Cox-2, Cox-1,and  5-Lox
  • Slow acting, which requires approximately a 2 week build up but continues to work when you miss a dose
  • Anti inflammatory
  • Potent antioxidant to inhibit further joint deterioration
  • Contains the building blocks for and promotes the healing of: cartilage, ligaments and skin
  • Has no side effects
  • Improves joint mobility and function
  • Is natural
  • Great for athletes as it will improve recovery and can be taken daily with no side effects or increase in long term risk

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