Peptides Sweeten Your Life Beyond Hormone Replacement Therapy

 In Health, Hormone Balance

Peptide therapy is an exciting, cutting-edge medical intervention that targets specific outcomes in the body for health optimization. Peptides are specifically-formulated amino acid sequences, i.e. small pieces of proteins, that are already found naturally occurring in the body. When properly dosed and administered, peptides bind to specific receptors on cells and signal specific messages to achieve unique and varied outcomes in the body.

Over 7,000 naturally-occurring peptides have been identified to date, and peptide therapies are gaining notoriety with medical providers worldwide, because of the highly-specialized and effective action of each peptide. Individuals like peptide therapies because of their noticeable positive effects, with very minimal, if any, side effects.

Many individuals find the peptide therapies are an incredible adjunct to bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, while others use peptides without hormones, to reset their biological clock, achieve their health, wellness and fitness goals, and prevent maladies of aging.

PEPTIDE THERAPY HELPS WITH A BROAD RANGE OF HEALTH CONDITIONS:

  • Enhancing Growth Hormone Production
  • Balancing Hormones
  • Improving Sex Drive and Erectile Dysfunction
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Insomnia, Anxiety & Depression
  • Treating Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Inflammatory Diseases
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Tissue Repair, including joints, tendons and ligaments, and bone
  • Hair growth
  • Reversing greying hair
  • Reducing irritability in digestion and gut issues

Cutting-edge PEPTIDE OPTIONS

Aminophylline/Glycrrhetinic Acid Fat Loss Cream

In 12 weeks, study participants lost 11 cm in waist circumference. Directly affect adipogenesis in maturing preadipocytes and lipolysis in matured adipocytes. Useful to treat obesity. Individuals who want to reduce belly fat, inner thigh cellulite, outer thigh cellulite, or arm jiggle may find this cream a helpful therapy.

Moon, Myung-Hee et al. “18β-Glycyrrhetinic acid inhibits adipogenic differentiation and stimulates lipolysis.” Biochemical and biophysical research communications 420 4 (2012): 805-10 .

CJC 1295 and Ipamorelin

The most popular peptide combination to date, CJC-1295 is a potent Growth Hormone Releasing Hormones (GHRH), and Ipamorelin is a Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide (GHRP), which work synergistically to increase the signaling from the pituitary to secrete and produce more Human Growth Hormone. It is a far more natural way to induce HGH production, with far less concern for side effects. These peptides are capable of improving sleep and recovery, enhancing skin health, and burning visceral (organ) and abdominal fat.

Epitalon

Epitalon is responsible for regulating metabolism in the pineal gland region of the brain. It also regulates the sensitivity of hypothalamus to its natural hormonal influences and regulates melatonin. Epitalon increases a person’s resistance to emotional stress and also acts as an antioxidant, reducing cholesterol, improving heart health and restoring pancreatic hormone function. It has been shown to lengthen telomeres in human cells, which is related to longevity.

LGD-4033

New selective androgen reuptake modulator (SARM) on the market, dosed orally for very strong anabolic effect. Helpful therapy for those interested in decreased body fat, increased lean muscle mass, increase bone density, and low risk of increased Aromatization or conversion to DHT. No side effect of increased appetite compared to the other GHRP/GHRH’s.

Melanotan II

Melanotan II protects against UV rays of sun, has a positive effect on libido (sex drive), gives you a tan, and aids in weight loss. Side effects of nausea and vomiting are rare.

MK-677

MK-677 is an oral form of a GHRH-like-peptide, and it increases the body’s production of HGH and IGF-1 without raising prolactin levels. It leads to fat loss & increased protein synthesis, thereby helping growth. Found to be helpful in promoting slow wave sleep, stimulating memory retention, increasing protein synthesis thereby promoting growth of lean muscle mass, promoting fat loss, supporting the immune system, improving sex drive, strengthening the cardiovascular system, improving quality of sleep and cognitive function, improving energy and endurance, supporting bone density, improving skin firmness / moisture retention, and expediting recovery time from an injury.

PT-141 (Bremelanotide)

PT-141 improves sexual arousal and spontaneous erections and therefore effective in treating sexual dysfunction in both women (sexual arousal disorder) and men (erectile dysfunction or impotence). Unlike Viagra and other related medications, it does not act upon the vascular system, but directly increases sexual desire via the nervous system, making it safer on the cardiovascular system. Derivative of Melanotan II, this peptide is under FDA trials, and will become the name Ayleesi when it is approved. There is a known side effect of severe nausea in 21% of individuals.

RG3

RG3, or ginseng, reduces neurodegenerative inflammation and other chronic inflammatory states. Helpful for traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), Alzheimer’s, Diabetes, Atherosclerosis (plaque / stiffening in arteries), and ovarian/prostate cancer.

Selank

Selank is a nootropic peptide that helps with reducing anxiety, depression and immunity. It has a similar effect of a tranquilizer, but without the adverse effects of benzodiazepines (i.e. amnesia, withdrawal or dependence). Has been shown to upregulate the immune system and have antiviral properties.

Semax

Semax is a neuroprotective peptide that promotes brain function, prevents blood clots, improves memory, learning, and adaptation. Potential to help if you have anxiety, ADHD, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, ALS, opioid withdrawals, stroke, if you want to improve learning, or if you want to increase physical performance at high intensity exercise.

Tesamorelin

Tesamorelin is a potent growth hormone releasing hormone peptide that has been shown to significantly increase IGF-1 levels. It has been shown to reduce visceral (organ) adipose fat, improve cognitive function, decrease triglycerides and carotid artery thickness, and lower the inflammatory marker C-reactive protein (CRP).

Thymosin alpha-1

Thymosin alpha-1 is secreted from the thymus gland and is responsible for restoring immune function. This peptide is FDA-approved for the treatment of hepatitis B and C, as well as malignant melanoma. Additional possible indications are Lyme’s disease, chronic fatigue, and any chronic cancer or viral disease.

Thymosin beta-4

Thymosin is a hormone secreted from the thymus, also important for the immune system. Thymosin-beta4 has a role in tissue repair, and has been found to play an important role in regeneration after acute injury or surgical repair. It’s also chosen for use by senior athletes, and to regrow hair in addition to PRP hair restoration therapies.

VIP

VIP is a vasodilator, neuromodulator and neurotransmitter that helps to detox from mold toxicity and other biotoxins, helps healing of brain (reduces inflammation), or reduce a chronic inflammatory response syndrome.

Zinc-thymulin

Zinc-thymulin mimics part of the thymus function for alopecia, meaning that it stimulates hair regrowth (up to 30% more), and also improves endogenous hair pigmentation (stimulates melanogenesis in greying hair).

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