Shark Cartilage

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What other names is Shark Cartilage known by?

AE-941, Cartilage de Requin, Cartilage de Requin du Pacifique, Cartilago de Tiburon, Collagène Marin, Extrait de Cartilage de Requin, Liquide de Cartilage Marin, Marine Collagen, Marine Liquid Cartilage, MSI-1256F, Neovastat, Pacific Shark Cartilage, Poudre de Cartilage de Requin, Shark Cartilage Powder, Shark Cartilage Extract, Sphyrna lewini, Squalus acanthias.

What is Shark Cartilage?

Shark cartilage comes from sharks caught in the Pacific Ocean. Cartilage is a substance in the body that provides structure support.

Likely Ineffective for...

  • Some types of cancer such as breast, colorectal, lung, prostate, and brain; and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Arthritis, eye complications, kidney cancer, wound healing, psoriasis, osteoarthritis, and other conditions.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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