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Molecular effects of chondroguard in osteoarthritis and herniated discs

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Chondroitin sulfates (CS) are a building material for the cartilage and have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. The paper gives the results of analyzing the pharmaceutical composition of chondroguard and its pharmaceutical substance CS-BIOACTIVE (CS-BIOACTIVE©Bioiberika S.A.U., Spain). It discusses the molecular-physiological mechanisms of action of CS in intervertebral disc extrusions and protrusions.

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A. M. Lila
V.A. Nasonova Research Institute of Rheumatology
Russian Federation
34A, Kashirskoe Shosse, Moscow 115522;

O. A. Gromova
Ivanovo State Medical Academy
Russian Federation
8, Sheremetevsky Pr., Ivanovo 153000;

I. Yu. Torshin
Federal Research Center «Informatics and Control», Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Federation
40, Vavilov St., Moscow 119333;

A. G. Nazarenko
Acad. N.I. Burdenko National Medical Research Center of Neurosurgery, Ministry of Health of Russia
Russian Federation
16, Fourth Tverskaya-Yamskaya St., Moscow 125047

A. Yu. Gogolev
Ivanovo State Medical Academy
Russian Federation
8, Sheremetevsky Pr., Ivanovo 153000;


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Lila A.M., Gromova O.A., Torshin I.Yu., Nazarenko A.G., Gogolev A.Yu. Molecular effects of chondroguard in osteoarthritis and herniated discs. Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Psychosomatics. 2017;9(3):88-97. (In Russ.)

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