Natures Aid Chondroitin (Marine Source) 400mg Optimum Strength is for pain associated with many ailments including areas with cartilage.
Chondroitin can be used as a dietary supplements in 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. Chondroitin sulfate is a chemical that is normally found in cartilage around moving parts of the body.
Chondroitin sulfate is also taken by mouth for heart issues, weak bones (osteoporosis), body ache caused by drugs used to treat acid reflux, high cholesterol, muscle soreness after exercise, a bladder condition called interstitial cystitis, a bone disease called Kashin-Beck disease, and itchy and scaly skin (psoriasis). Chondroitin sulfate is also used in a complex with iron for treating iron-deficiency anemia.
Directions: Take 1-2 tablets per day with food. Do not exceed the recommended intake.