Shark Bone Chondroitin sulfate
Nutrition Supplement - Chondroitin Sulfate
Product Name:Chondroitin sulfate
Synonyms:chondroitinpolysulfate;chondroitinsulfates;chondroitinsulfuricacid;chondroitinsulfuricacids;chonsurid;CHONDROITIN SULPHATE;CHONDROITINE SULPHATE
Chondroitin sulfate Introduction
Chondroitin sulfate is a sulfated glycosaminoglycan (GAG) composed of a chain of alternating sugars (N-acetylgalactosamine and glucuronic acid). It is usually found attached to proteins as part of a proteoglycan. A chondroitin chain can have over 100 individual sugars, each of which can be sulfated in variable positions and quantities. Chondroitin sulfate is an important structural component of cartilage and provides much of its resistance to compression.Along with glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate has become a widely used dietary supplement for treatment of osteoarthritis.
Chondroitin sulfate Medical use--symptomatic slow-acting
Chondroitin is in dietary supplements used as an alternative medicine to treat osteoarthritis and also approved and regulated as a symptomatic slow-acting drug for this disease (SYSADOA) in Europe and some other countries. It is commonly sold together with glucosamine. Chondroitin and glucosamine are also used in veterinary medicine.
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