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What does CS stand for?

CS stands for Chondroitin Sulfate

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Cem Gabay and colleagues from the University of Geneva School of Medicine (Switzerland) enrolled 162 subjects, mean age 83 years, with severely symptomatic OA, assigning each to receive either 6 months of daily chondroitin (800 mg; as purified chondroitin sulfate derived from fish sources) or placebo.
Subgroup Therapy "This rigorous, large-scale study showed that the combination of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate appeared to help people with moderate to severe pain from knee osteoarthritis, but not those with mild pain," says Stephen Straus, director of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.
22 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of a National Institutes of Health (NIH) study published in the February 23rd issue of The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) found that taking popular nutritional supplements, glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate in combination, is more effective than pain medication, Celebrex(R), in treating moderate to severe osteoarthritis knee pain.