Origin: made from the dried and powdered cartilage of a shark
Overview: Shark cartilage is a dietary supplement made from the dried and powdered cartilage of a shark; that is, from the tough material that composes a shark’s skeleton.
It contains healthy compounds including proteins such as proteoglycans and glycoproteins. It also contains collagen which helps keep the skin supple and youthful.
- Treating Kaposi’s sarcoma
- Reducing arthritis symptoms
- Treating psoriasis
- Supporting wound healing
- Treating retinal damage caused by diabetes
- Reducing enteritis
Common Dosage: At the moment, more scientific information is needed to come up with a standard dosage for shark cartilage. It’s best to consult with a physician when taking this as a supplement.