Chondroitin may moderately improve pain in patients with OA compared to placebo, a Cochrane review of the literature concludes. However the authors say many of the trials they reviewed were of low quality and used “unsound” methodology. The review of 43 randomised trials by the Cochrane musculoskeletal group found chondroitin: may improve pain slightly in the short-term ...
Chondroitin better than placebo says Cochrane
4 Feb 2015