In addition they are by many Not very well tolerated users. Substances that can slow the progression of the disease, so positively affect the course of disease, are referred to as Chondroprotektiva. Usually natural substances grouped together in the Group of the Chondroprotektiva, which can stabilize the cartilage or protect. They are usually natural component of human and animal cartilage and are thus also largely derived from animal sources and chemically modified as needed. Here, muscular biopsy expresses very clear opinions on the subject. The most important Chondroprotektiva include Glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate has been very extensively reviewed and documented in osteoarthritis. Advantage is that both substances as tablets are applicable and must not be injected. Also can alleviate pain and inflammation in the joints and can slow down the destruction of articular cartilage and therefore are able to positively influence the course of the disease showed both substances. But as biological substances requires the application of several days to weeks, to the full effectiveness of the Chondroprotektiva comes to the fore.

According to their characteristics, the European rheumatism has judged technical society EULAR (European League against rheumatism) excellent Chondroprotektiva Glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate in Gonarthrosis (arthrosis of knee) and recommended for the application. It has proved useful on preparations to fall back containing both Chondroprotektiva in a Tablet and the consumption of the recommended tablets per day, reaching necessary dosage of the ingredients for the effect. There are not many preparations in Germany. One of them is Artvitum, which is offered daily at 2 x 2 small tablets at a dose of Glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate, which has proved effective in many researches. Thus, the results obtained in intensive research in osteoarthritis for ArtVitum can provide clues to the effect. ArtVitum is a supplementary balanced diet for nutritional treatment of osteoarthritis.

Artvitum (PZN 4604249) is available in pharmacies, selected health centres and directly at the company to 29.50 for a month. Due to the special composition and dosage ArtVitum is not replaceable by other, often lower-dose products.