Medicinal benefits and application of chondroitin sulfate
Chondroitin sulfate is a kind of sulfated glycosaminoglycan, which exists in human and animal connective tissues, mainly in cartilage, bone, tendon, sarcolemma, and blood vessel walls.
Natural chondroitin sulfate is mostly extracted from cartilage such as the mammalian trachea. It is easy to absorb moisture, easily soluble in water, and insoluble in organic solvents such as ethanol and acetone.
1. For coronary heart disease treatment
Chondroitin sulfate has the effect of clarifying lipids, and the health foods and medicines developed with it as raw materials have been used for a long time to prevent coronary heart disease, angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, coronary atherosclerosis, myocardial ischemia, and other diseases
2. Improve joint problems
The combination of chondroitin sulfate 90% 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 bone calcification from aggravating, prevent bones from becoming hard and brittle, and promote rigid bones to restore flexibility; in addition, chondroitin sulfate can also reduce the outline of bones that become hard, brittle, and expand within a certain range, effectively improving bone hyperplasia.