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Regenasure Glucosamine LogoA long time popular dietary supplement, now glucosamine is available as an easy-to-incorporate vegetarian ingredient within dozens of food and beverage applications.

Cargill’s Regenasure® glucosamine is the only vegetarian Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) glucosamine produced in the U.S. Regenasure® glucosamine is a shellfish free, vegetarian glucosamine ingredient, certified kosher pareve and kosher for Passover.

Fast facts about Regenasure® glucosamine

Regenasure® glucosamine is:

  • the only vegetarian glucosamine with GRAS status produced in the U.S.
  • easily incorporated into foods and beverages consumers already enjoy
  • produced from a vegetarian source and suited for vegetarians and those with shellfish allergies
  • Kosher Pareve, Kosher for Passover, and Halal certified
  • produced in accordance with HACCP principles and food Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
  • produced without the contaminants, environmental impact, and seasonality related to the production and sourcing of shellfish-derived glucosamine


In this section:

Learn more about managing joint health, a sampling of prototypes, and other product information.

Applications and Prototypes

A long time popular dietary supplement, now glucosamine is available as an easy-to-incorporate ingredient within dozens of food and beverage applications.

Browse our Prototypes to learn about just a few of the many applications possible. And, this is just the beginning. Not only do we have the ingredients you need, but also the resources and expertise for creating products that appeal to consumer tastes and nutritional needs. 

New Product Showcase

As a trusted, leading ingredient provider, we understand the important role innovation plays in reaching new markets and growing your business.  From concept to commercialization, Cargill will work side-by-side with you to that you can achieve faster time-to-market, realize your sales goals, and gain a keen competitive edge.  Our goal is to make things easier, more efficient and less complicated for you.  Here’s just one example.  Ask us how we can work with you.

Jamieson Laboratories

Product information:

Jamieson LaboratoriesJamieson’s Glucosamine formulas provide nutritional support for healthy, flexible, strong joints and bones. Unlike other Canadian companies, Jamieson makes its premium-quality glucosamine exclusively from farm-fresh North American corn using a patented fermentation process.  This equates to a vegetarian, shellfish free formula that is suitable for individuals with shellfish allergies. Premium formulations are manufactured using the 360 Pure process – a minimum of 360 quality tests that guarantee traceability and reliability of raw material, product safety, full potency and absolute clinical purity.

To learn more about Jamieson Laboratories, visit their website at:

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FAQsFrequently Asked Questions

FAQs about Regenasure® glucosamine, our intellectual property and patent protection.



NewsGRAS Status News Release

Regenasure® glucosamine has been determined to be GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) for specific food and beverage applications.



Regenasure GlucosaminePatent Approval

Regenasure® receives patent approval to improve its novel glucosamine product process - October 2010



Regenasure Glucoamine Product BrochureProduct Brochure

Our glucosamine is safe, reliable, and versatile. Choose the vegetarian glucosamine product you can trust.



Worldwide Locations

United States

Eddyville, Iowa

Regenasure® Glucosomine
17540 Monroe-Wapello Road
Eddyville, IA  52553
Telephone:  888-REGENASURE (1-888-734-3627)
Fax:  1-952-249-4026

Wayzata, Minnesota

15407 McGinty Road West
Mail Stop 62
Wayzata, MN  55391-2399
Telephone:  888-REGENASURE (1-888-734-3627)
Fax:  1-952-249-4026

Europe, Middle East, Africa

United Kingdom

25, Vicarage Lane,
Lincolnshire, NG34 0RP,
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44-1529-421-990
Fax: +44-1932-576-050
Mobile: +44-7760-333-701

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Regenasure for Pet Care

Regenasure® glucosamine allows manufacturers of pet food and/or animal feed of companion animals such as dogs, cats and horses to capture value in the joint product market.


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