Pyongyang, May 5 (KCNA) — The Jihung Sci-tech Exchange Company under Kim Il Sung University of the DPRK recently succeeded in extracting chondroitin from animal materials and made chondroitin capsule which is highly appreciated among its users.
According to Dr. and Assistant Prof. Kim Chol Song of the university who is also a member of its development team, the capsule has clear effects of chondrogenesis and joint protection.
It contains chondroitin sulfate, dermatan sulfate, low-molecular peptide and many other physiological activators, he said, and went on:
It is proved that the capsule is effective in treating joint, inflammatory and vascular diseases for its strong anti-inflammatory and anti-rheumatic actions. And it is good for relieving sportspersons from twinge of joints caused by excessive exercise.
It also helps strengthen bone by activating chondrocyte, thus preventing senile bone loss and promoting the growth of children.
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