28 July 2011

Chondroitin sulfate : the sulfate supplement for equine

          Chondroitin sulfate is a sulfated glycosaminoglycan (GAG) and a naturally substance, which are a major component of cartilage similar to glucosamine. But it's different that glucosamine is a precursor for glycosaminoglycans(GAG).

           This equine joint supplement is most frequently used to decrease the pain and treat arthritis, including osteoarthritis. However, many horse owners believe that taking this sulfate will rehabilitate and promote the repair of the horse’s joints, which in line with the fact that the majority of glycosaminoglycans in the bone consist of chondroitin sulfate. In addition Chondroitin sulfate is essential for building of important proteins and enzymes, which are important molecules in the lubrication of a horse’s joints.

          Chondroitin sulfate is often combined with glucosamine to get the perfect result for the treatment of joints. Therefore, the horse joint sulfate supplement is supplement a widely used for treatment of osteoarthritis.