What is chondroitin sulfate?
Chondroitin Sulfate is a molecule, which occurs naturally in the body. It is an important component of cartilage - the tough connective tissue that cushions the joints. The molecule was discovered in the cartilage of cows in 1861 by a German chemist, Fischer.
Chondroitin Sulfate is a muco-polysaccaride (glucosaminoglycan) with a high viscosity and the N-acetylgalactosamine as repeated link and with a sulfate group pr. disaccharide unit. The most frequently found muco-polysaccarides in the body are Chondroitin-4-Sulfate and Chondrotin-6-Sulfate. They are present in both bones and connective tissues.
Information of chondroitin sulfate:
Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium
90%-98% Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium
White or almost white powder
1.Chondroitin sulfate is also used for eye drop
2.It is also used in cosmetics and wound healing agents.
3. Chondroitin sulfate as a health food or health care drug
25kg/drum; 1kg/foil bag; double plastic bag inside, aluminum foil bag or fiber drum outside.
Store in a well-closed container away from moisture and light.
2 years if sealed and stored properly.
Many uses of chondroitin sulfate:
Chondroitin Sulfate is used in many different food and pharmaceutical products.
It is used in food supplements.
Used in Beauty and personal care products.
Used in veterinarian products and pet food.