Hondrolon - the preparation of  Packing hondrolon
 Media Group, regulating the metabolism of the cartilage tissue.

Pharmacological action

The active components of the composition hondrolon by affecting the metabolic processes in hyaline cartilage may reduce the degenerative changes in articular cartilage bag, its recovery and normalization of synovial fluid product while reducing pain and improving joint mobility.

Action hondrolon also aimed at stimulating the regeneration of cartilage and biosynthesis of glycosaminoglycans.

According to medical reviews of hondrolon, a positive trend in the treatment of degenerative changes of the joint capsule with the development of secondary synovitis has been observed for three weeks (in some cases - after two weeks) after the start of hondrolon. This marked reduction in joint pain, the disappearance of the clinical manifestations of reactive synovitis and increase range of motion in the joints of patients. Saving the therapeutic effect of the treatment is observed for a long time even after the end of treatment.

Product form

The medical preparation hondrolon networks represented as lyophilizate (dry extraction of active substance) packaged in ampoules. One vial contains a single dose of drug with a cartilage extract from bovine animals at 100 mg. In one pack of 10 vials is supplied with a knife and a solvent for the preparation of injections.

Indications hondrolon

Follow the instructions to hondrolon, the drug recommended as a drug in degenerative diseases of the spine and joints, in particular:

• in osteoarthritis;

• When arthropathy;

• When the intervertebral osteoarthritis.

Contraindications hondrolon

The drug is generally well tolerated, but there are some characteristics of the organism in which it recommended intake. Contraindications to hondrolon include:

• hypersensitivity to any component of the medication;

• tendency to thrombophlebitis;

• a tendency to increased bleeding.

Instructions for use hondrolon

The drug is assigned a doctor, entered in / m. Regulations prescribes hondrolon start taking the drug at a dose of 100 mg or one ampoule every second day. If the patient has good tolerability, the dosage may be increased up to 2 or 200 mg ampules. When this change in dosage to be administered to the fourth one injection. The treatment usually is between 25 and 30 injections. When you need permit the re-treatment.

Prior to administration the lyophilizate can be dissolved in water for injection ad hoc.

Side effects hondrolon

Emergence  Lyophilizate hondrolon
 side effects - a rare phenomenon, but in some cases, admission hondrolon and analogues of the drug may cause a number of adverse reactions to those reactions are of a local nature: allergy or hemorrhage at the site of injection. In the case of their occurrence drug should be discontinued.


Before receiving hondrolon should be borne in mind that the data about the use and efficacy among certain groups of patients no. In particular, we are talking about the following groups:

• children;

• Pregnant and lactating women.

Analogs hondrolon

The medicines, which close the image with hondrolon actions include:

• Artrin;

• Chondroitin Arthritis;

• Mukosat;

• Kartilag Vitrum;

• Struktum;

• Hondrogard;

• Chondroitin sulfate sodium;

• Chondroitin;

• Chondroxide;

• Honsurid;

• Hondrolayf.

Storage conditions

According to medical reviews of hondrolon, the best conditions for storage of the drug are as follows: a temperature not exceeding 20 ° C, dry place, protected from light penetration. In this case, the shelf life of 3 years.