BPC-157 | Body Protection Compound | Pentadecapeptide | PL10 | PL14736 | Bepecin
BPC-157(body protection compound)is a small molecule peptide that is found naturally in gastric juices/stomach acid.
This peptide protects, heals and restores tissues by the building of new blood vessels and upregulating growth factors such as Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF), Epithelial Growth Factor (EGF), Nerve growth factor (NGF) and by interacting with the nitric oxide system (NOS), and promotion of new blood vessel formation (Angiogenesis).
These factors lead to an enhanced anabolic healing effect in both the upper and lower GI tract; having an antiulcer effect; and produce a therapeutic effect on all inflammatory bowel diseases, all surprisingly free of side effects. It also enhances growth hormone receptors which can further enhance healing processes systemically, not just in the GIT.
BPC also stimulates granulation tissue via stimulation of growth factors (NGF, EGF) which enhances collagen organisation and enhances wound healing.
BPC as arginine salt (the form used by LVLUP health), almost completely resistant to gastric juices and high temperatures, meaning that unlike other peptides and other forms of BPC157, it can pass through without being denatured or broken down by stomach acid and digestive enzymes; then it can then be absorbed via the gastrointestinal tract to have local healing effects or it can be absorbed into circulation to have systemic healing effects via the growth factors listed above and the mechanisms listed below.
– Nitric Oxide Modulation (NO)
– Anti- Inflammatory
– Upregulates Growth Hormone (GH) Receptors
– Reduces Neuro-inflammation
– Immune Modulating.
– Stimulates Angiogenesis (Blood Vessel Formation)
– Nootropic and Anxiolytic effects (Dopamine and Serotonin receptor modulation)
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