Don - powder for solution
 Don - a treatment for osteoarthritis.

Pharmacological action

Don drug prevents catabolism is anabolic, chondroprotector, analgesic, anti-inflammatory agent.

The drug inhibits degenerative processes in the joints, reduces joint pain, articular retains function.

The active ingredient of the drug Don - glucosamine sulfate. So, Don remedy the lack of glucosamine, increases the permeability of the joint capsule, it helps restore normal enzymatic processes in the cells of the articular cartilage, synovial membrane.

There are reviews of the preparation of the Don, that it stops the progression of osteoarthritis.

Product form

Don release drug powder to prepare a solution, capsules, a solution for injection.

Indications for use of the drug Don

Under the instruction of Don drug indicated for the treatment and prevention of osteoarthritis of any origin (arthrosis of the knee, hip, wrist, spondylarthrosis, intervertebral osteochondrosis, etc.), for the treatment of periarteritis Shoulder, chondromalacia patella.


Under the instruction of Don drug powder from the content of aspartame is not suitable for phenylketonuria.

Don drug in solution is contraindicated in patients with severe heart failure, severe conduction disorders, with convulsive epileptiform paroxysms in the past, severe hepatic, renal pathology, during lactation, pregnancy.

 Don - injection
 Do not use the drug for children under Don 12L and patients with a sensitivity to lidocaine.

The drug can be combined with corticosteroids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

Drug Usage Don

The preparation in powder Don take 20 minutes before a meal, according to one sachet which is previously dissolved in a glass of water. Take one powder p / day. Treatment lasts 4-12ned., Which can be repeated in two months.

Capsules are taken with food for one or two pieces. three p / day.

To prepare the solution for intramuscular injections admixed with one vial of solution and solvent. Enter drug Don three p / wk. of 3ml. The therapeutic course lasts 4-6ned.

side effects

There are reviews of Don preparation: After its use may occur diarrhea, constipation, allergic reactions, flatulence.

Don drug contains lidocaine, so after his admission may occur: sleepiness, dizziness, tremor, headache, double vision, numbness of tongue and mouth mucous membranes, disorientation, impaired cardiac conduction.