Glucosamine Hydrochloride

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Glucosamine Hydrochloride

Chemical Name: 2-Amino-2-deoxy- -Glucose-Hydrochloride

Molecular formula: C6H13NO5·HCl

Molecular Weight: 215.63

CAS NO.: 66-84-2

Customs commodity code: 29329990.99

Chemical Structure:

White crystal powder, slight sweet, good liquidity, odorless, soluble in water, but insoluble in organic solvents such as ethanol, propanol, etc. According with the export standard of WTO. This product is natural amine sugar extracted from the Chitin in the shrimp and crab shell. It can be used as food additives and raw materials for pharmacy.


Glucosamine HCI, a new type of biochemical medicine that has a good curative effect to treat rheumatoid articular inflammation and gastric ulcer. It can promote human glycosaminoglycan synthetic, improve viscosity joints of synovial fluid, improve the metabolism of articular cartilage,be good for the repairing of articular cartilage, and the obvious antiphlogistic analgesic function. On cancer and malignant swollen cancer, it plays suppression treatment function and to lower cholesterol, lose weight, supply calcium, etc. Remarkably. It is basic components in many important biological cells of the polysaccharide, it is an important precursor of synthesis of the colon bacillus, has many important physiological function in vivo, so also used as infants food additives, sweeteners of patients with diabetes. Also can be used to strengthen the body's immune system in clinical .Besides, it is used in cosmetic, feed and food additives. That is why the Glucosamine Hydrochloride is selling like hot cakes in the international market.

Packaging :

Paper barrel (36cm x 36cm) lined with two layers polyethylene film bag, or according to customers’ demands.
Outer size: 36×36cm
Net weight: 25.0kgs
Gross weight: 27.0kgs
Qty/1*20’ctnr: 16tons

Storage and transport :

It should be stored in a dry, clean, and shady place. Light loading and unloading in transportation. Harmful, toxic and polluted goods shouldn’t be mixed shipped. The rain is strictly prohibited.

Standard: (comply with USP35)


quality standard


White crystallinefree flowing powder


99.0%101.0 %

Specific Rotation   [a]20D

+70.0 ° ~ +73.0   °


>90.0   %(20.0%Water Solut-450nm)


<0.25a.u.   (20.0%Water Solut-450nm)

Loss of Drying

≤0.1   % ~ 1.0%

Residue of   Ignition

≤0.1   %

PH Value

3.5~ 5.0


16.2   % ~ 16.7 %


≤0.24   %

Residue Solvent

USP Test: Meets the Requirements

Particle Size

All   Through a US   Standard Sieve 30Mesh,

100   Mesh ,or  Other Mesh

Bulk Density

0.8g/ml(30Mesh); 0.6g/ml(100Mesh)   ,or  Other

As Tapped Density



Heavy   Metals






Microbiological Total Plate Count


Yeast   & Mold