Chondroitin sulfate is a kind of polysaccharide, natural chondroitin sulfate is mostly extracted from the trachea of mammals and other cartilages. it is easy to absorb moisture, soluble in water, insoluble in ethanol and acetone, and other organic solvents. Natural chondroitin sulfate mainly comes from the cartilage tissue of pigs, cattle, chickens, and sharks.
Chondroitin sulfate is mainly used for four purposes:
1. For coronary heart disease treatment
Chondroitin sulfate has the effect of clarifying lipids and has been clinically found to significantly reduce the incidence of coronary heart disease.
2. Improve joint problems
The combination of chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine can promote cartilage regeneration and soften bones. As a commonly used medicine for the treatment of joint diseases, it can effectively improve joint problems.
3. Protect bones
Chondroitin sulfate can prevent the increase of bone calcification, prevent bones from becoming hard and brittle, and promote rigid bones to regain flexibility.
4. Improve the symptoms of dry eyes
Chondroitin sulfate can improve the water metabolism of the corneal tissue, promote the formation of a breathable and water-retaining film on the surface of the cornea, and effectively improve the symptoms of dry eyes.