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Some people who have osteoarthritis may benefit from chondroitin supplementation. This type of supplement is derived from the cartilage of various animals, including sharks and cows. It is believed that chondroitin is an effective "natural" treatment for osteoarthritis, but more research is needed to support these claims. Although this is a natural product, side effects are possible and may include hair loss, nausea, and diarrhea.
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