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diarrhea, nausea, swelling, local redness, and itching.
There is some concern about the possibility of catching "mad cow disease" (bovine spongiform encephalitis, BSE) or other diseases from products that come from animals. "Mad cow disease" does not appear to be transmitted through cartilage products, but it is probably wise to avoid animal products from countries where mad cow disease has been found.
Do not use bovine cartilage if:
APPLIED TO THE SKIN (USED TOPICALLY):
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