A Powder Made From Seeds And Shells Of A Rose-hip Subspecies (Rosa Canina) Reduces Symptoms Of Knee And Hip Osteoarthritis: A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Clinical Trial
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Supplementation of rose hip powder at a dosage of 2,500mg twice daily (5g total) for three months in persons over 35 with hip or knee osteoarthritis was associated with a 13% reduction in symptoms as assessed by WOMAC relative to placebo. Paracetamol usage as rescue medication was reduced by 40% in the rose hip group, and no changed were observed on any parameter in placebo.
Funding issues for this study:
Supplements provided by a producer, but study conducted independently