Healthy Joints: Super Cissus or Fish Oils?
- 09-09-2012, 09:26 PM
Healthy Joints: Super Cissus or Fish Oils?
Lifting is one of the main key factors I do daily. I love it, live for it. Last school year, my shoulder started giving me problems, due to heavy weight lifting, and probably to much repetitions. I currently have had another shoulder problem, which is not very healthy. I really would like to fix the issue, and have been recommended both Super Cissus and Fish Oil in general. If you have taken both, and know which one has offered more benefits to your Joints and Muscles, please let me know.
-Thanks again, Devin.
- 09-09-2012, 09:29 PM
fish oil should be taken daily to begin withNutraceutical Innovations
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09-09-2012, 10:02 PM
09-09-2012, 10:09 PM
I would say Orange Oximega is your best bet for fish oils honestly. Also if you are looking for a useful and economic joint support supplement I would say Cissus-XT , I have had it for some weeks now and my shoulder has stopped giving me troubles bro!
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09-09-2012, 10:15 PM
Ive had good success using Schiffs Glucosomine,msm,ha along with daily fish oils,which is a given.
Had a nagging shoulder for a while now and started taking Schiffs and within 6-8 days no bother.Problem was mainly rear delt,db flys and db presses(incline or flat) would aggrvate the hell out of it.No problems any more.
09-09-2012, 10:27 PM
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09-09-2012, 10:34 PM
i use OT, vitamin shoppe fish oil, and fnutrition flexible
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Painful joints can be unbearable. Good Luck with your shoulder; I truly hope you find relief.
09-10-2012, 11:38 AM
I would try the athletes joint restore, but that much vitamin d3 plus my multi vitamin seems too much.
09-10-2012, 12:11 PM
09-10-2012, 12:45 PM
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09-10-2012, 05:15 PM
Agreed, I take 4000iu d3 3x daily, the mood improvements and joint relief is extremely noticeable, I have not tried cissus of any type, although interested.Originally Posted by AthleticXtreme
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09-10-2012, 05:46 PM
09-10-2012, 06:11 PM
As someone that has had three knee surgeries in the last three years, I can tell you that I have tried just about everything out there to fight joint pain/discomfort. These are the products I would recommend:
Fish oil: as other have said, this should be taken every day for a multitude of benefits. It will help some with joint issues.
Orange Triad: A good multi for someone with mild joint issues or if you just want to make sure you are doing what you can for optimum joint health.
Osteo-Sport: A dedicated joint product that is geared towards training athletes that are hard on their joints and need help with recovery/pain.
Cissus: This is the last step for serious joint pain/inflammation. It works wonders but may not be necessary if you are just looking for basic joint support. I have had great results with Osteobolin-C, SuperCissus RX, and bulk Cissus from Primaforce.
09-10-2012, 09:00 PM
I would certainly use them both. You should look into our products Osteobolin-C and Osteo-Sport. Let me know if you have any questions about either.
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09-10-2012, 09:05 PM
Super Cissus and Fish Oil are both great to take.. Fish Oil gives you more than just joint support though. I use them both!
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