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Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG (30 Capsules)

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      the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG (30 Capsules)

      • Form: Capsules

      • Strength: 40 MG

      • Serving Size: 1 CAPSULE

      • Number Of Servings: 30 Servings

      • Price Per Serving:  ($0.62 / serving)

      • Weight: 1 OZ

      • Allergens: Corn Free, Dairy Free, Fish Free, Gluten Free, Salt Free, Soy Free, Starch Free, Sugar Free, Wheat Free, Yeast Free

      • Specialty Diets: Gluten Free, Sugar Free

      Product Label

        • joint
        • mobility
        • flexibility

      Directions
      As a dietary supplement, take one (1) capsule at bedtime on an empty stomach.

      Warning
      Consult your healthcare provider prior to use if you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medication or have any medical conditions. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

    • Does not contain
      Artificial Colors or Flavors, Citrus, Corn, Dairy, Fish, Gluten, Preservatives, Salt, Soy, Starch, Sugar, Wheat, Yeast

    • Brand Information
      Buy one, get one 50% off plus free shipping on orders $25 or more. Discount taken off 2nd item of equal or lesser value. Sale prices and offers valid 8/28/15-9/30/15.

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      Uc-Ii Collagen Supplement Facts

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      Supplement Facts

      Serving Size 1 CAPSULE

      Servings Per Container 30.000000

        Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
      UC-II STANDARDIZED CHICKEN CARTILAGE(PROVIDING UNDENATURED TYPE II COLLAGEN (10 MG) 40 Mg N/A*

      *Daily value not established

      Other Ingredients:

      Microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, gelatin

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      the Vitamin ShoppeUc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules
       
      5.0

      (based on 6 reviews)

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      • Quality (3)
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      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great product

      By treacle

      from Boston, MA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Pros

      • Effective
      • Good Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules:

        I've been buying this product for my mom, who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, for years. Taking this as a suppliment, she's able to get her RA under control with lower does of her immune suppressant RA medicine. Works great, highly recommended!!!

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        UC11

        By happy grandma

        from palmdale, ca.

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • Very Effective

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules:

          I have arthritis and was having lots of pain in my knees. 4 yrs ago a Dr. recommended that I should take a combination of one UC11 and one fish-oil capsule every night at bedtime. I am 78yrs old and go up and down stairs daily. I rarely have pain in my joits now. I've told friends about it and they have had good results also. "Try it! Your joints will love you if you do.

          (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          A Key to My Healing

          By Debra B

          from Undisclosed

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              Comments about the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules:

              In my struggle with rheumatoid arthritis for the past 16 years, I've wanted to decrease my medication if possible. Although diet alterations have helped, UC-II has given me wonderful results! I have, in fact, been able to decrease the anti-inflammatory drug by 75%. I feel better and have less pain when I take UC-II regularly. This product is a real blessing!!

              (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Unbelievable

              By Nancy C

              from Undisclosed

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                  Comments about the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules:

                  I had read about this and figured I would give it a try--I have arthritis in the spine and am in pain most of the time---I take glucosmine and all these other vitamins that are recommended but I could not believe the results that I have had with UC II. in 30-45 days I did see a difference. I have had many more good days than bad. I am able to workout much better at the gym and am truly grateful that I gave this product a try. take it for 60 days what had you got to lose.

                  (12 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  UC ll

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                      Comments about the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules:

                      My doctor and I have been stumped for years with what I called my "mystery pains". They were al over, never in the same place at the same time. They kept me from sleeping a full night. I tried several combinations of herbs and or supplements. My doctor mentioned UC ll 2 years ago and I thought she was nuts! Finally in desperation I ordered the product, within less tan 1 month I noticed a change, within 2 months I was sleeping through the night, no tossing and turning, no mystery pains!

                      >> A Vitamin Shoppe Customer commented on this review on 2010-09-04
                      Are you kidding? You live in Old Lyme, CT and you don't know what was causing your pains?

                      (13 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Concentrated Collagen

                      By A Vitamin Shoppe Customer

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                      Comments about the Vitamin Shoppe Uc-Ii Collagen 40 MG - 30 Capsules:

                      Great, concentrated dose of Collagen. While most supplements only provde 2mg, this one does 10. I great supplement to promote joint and cartilage health.

                      >> A Vitamin Shoppe Customer commented on this review on 2012-01-07
                      If you look carefully, most standardized versions throughout the internet are indeed also 10mg and for a better price than Vitamin Shoppe. I checked because I may start taking this.

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                      Andre R on Aug 11, 2015
                      for my mom. She has OA.
                      Nguyen D on May 18, 2015
                      Prescribed by my rheumatoligist , have used successfully for years, better than toxic meds I've been on. I participated in double blind study years ago with great success. This product is a miracle for me!
                      Barbara P on Jul 12, 2015
                      Es bueno para mis articulaciones.
                      Carmen C on May 13, 2015
                      Thank you guys so much for clarifying that!
                      I have one more question: the VitaminShoppe brand says that it contains 10mg of “Undenatured Type II Collagen (from chicken sternum cartilage)”, but most other brands claim they contain 40mg of UC-II, which looks like 4x as much! However, I also noticed that SOME of those ‘40mg’ brands say it’s “40mg of Undenatured Chicken Cartilage, containing 25% UC-II” so in essence those particular brands only contain 10mg of the active ingredient UC-II (as 25% of 40mg = 10mg). But other brands simply say they contain 40mg of UC-II, without further explanation...
                      What is the deal with this discrepancy in labeling, and how much of the active ingredient UC-II IS actually in these brands ? Do some really contain 4 times as much UC-II, or are they all the same and the way they seem to use the terms "Undenatured Type II Collagen", "Chicken Sternum Cartilage" and "UC-II" is misleading the consumer ?
                      A Vitamin Shoppe customer on Apr 9, 2014
                      Best Answer: The products are equal in strength. I don't think the labeling is intended to be misleading. You see this on herbal extracts as well. Remember to take your UCII on an empty stomach with plenty of water. I do it in the middle of the night when I am up to the bathroom. Stomach acid will destroy it. So empty stomach, lots of water! Works great for over all aches and pains.
                      Reply · Report · Betty H on Apr 9, 2014
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                      Are these capsules supposed to be dark YELLOW ?
                      A Vitamin Shoppe customer on Apr 8, 2014
                      Best Answer: yes, dark YELLOW
                      and this Vitamin Shoppe formula worked far better than Vitacost's version
                      Reply · Report · Linda T on Apr 8, 2014
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                      This was recommended to me for my cat. Can it be given to cats?
                      Kathy M on Nov 9, 2013
                      Best Answer: This product is safe for dogs but I cannot find anything about cats. For dogs they give 1-10mg and this capsule is 10mg. I would open the capsule and sprinkle just the tiniest bit into the kitty's food, comparing your cat's weight to typical dog weights. If it's a very large cat then you could give more, but the 10mg dose for dogs would be for large dogs, keep that in mind. And let your vet know about it.
                      Reply · Report · Sheila D on Nov 9, 2013
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