BPC-157 is named for the term Body Protecting Compound. It is found in small doses in Human Gastric Juice, but is a more concentrated form of the form found in our bodies. BPC-157 is termed a peptide, which is a combination of amino acids together.
How can BPC-157 help?
Peptides act at a specific hormone or receptor to produce a specific result. It can help with inflammation in your gut. It has been shown to help with Crohns and Ulcerative Colitis and heal stomach ulcers. BPC-157 can also help help to heal ligament and tendon issues. It is really helpful for tennis elbow or Achilles tendonitis or tear. It can be taken in pill form especially for gastrointestinal issues, and can also be injected by a patient on a daily basis for up to one month. This can be used for both gastrointestinal issues and for inflammation. It can also be injected into to the injured area itself by the physician, or by the patient. Treatment is usually done for 2-4 weeks and then reevaluated by the physician.
Is BPC-157 and other Peptides the future?
BPC-157 are one of many natural injections that can be used for pain, inflammation and other conditions. Traumeel, Neurhalgo- Rheum and Prolotherapy can also be used to naturally treat pain. BPC-157 is one of many peptides that are emerging to help with many conditions. Thymosin Alpha-1 and Thymosin Beta-4 can be used to help boost the immune system and help treat inflammation. PT-141 be able to help erectile dysfunction. Peptide therapy may be one of the future treatments in medicine.