Also known as: SC, carticin, Cartilade, BeneFin
Potential uses: There are claims that shark cartilage kills cancer cells, boosts the immune system, and prevents new blood vessels from growing to nourish a cancer.
Usual dose: The forms available contain different amounts of shark cartilage. Daily doses vary from 500 milligrams to 2 grams per day.
Are there any risks? Side effects include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, gas, and constipation.
What does the research show? No clinical studies show that...Read more
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