What are Peptide Therapies and How They Can Help?
Peptide therapy is relatively new and is used to support age-related conditions like osteoporosis, autoimmune diseases, sexual dysfunction, sleep, gastrointestinal and neurological disorders. Peptides work in the body by signaling and stimulating the body, to produce a desired effect.
When used correctly, peptides are safe and produce remarkable results. It is very important, that when considering taking peptides, you see an expert who is certified in peptide therapy. Peptides have many uses. The most common include increase in lean muscle and reduction of fat, improved energy and cognitive function, sexual function and to reduce musculoskeletal inflammation as seen in autoimmune diseases. The most commonly prescribed peptide combinations function by naturally increasing growth hormone for improved wellness.
Who Can Benefit From Peptides?
Beginning with peptide therapy can bring positive changes in many age-related conditions. As we age, our growth hormone declines considerably. Peptides are a mechanism that signals the release of growth hormone and therefore can produce results in specific areas that we are looking to improve upon, or change.
If you are suffering from loss of energy, cognitive decline, autoimmune disease, chronic inflammation, or other degenerative conditions or trying just trying to target anti-aging and perhaps weight loss – you may also benefit from peptide therapy. Call for consultation.
Boost and Build your Immune System
Thymosin apha-1, also known as Ta-1 is peptide used to enhance the immune system. Thymosin alpha-1 is a hormone secreted by the thymus gland. It stimulates immune cells called T cells, and natural killer cells. It also helps B cells produce antibodies. It has been shown to reduce inflammation and suppresses viral and tumor replication.
Hormones and Sexual Dysfunction
Hormone replacement is used when there is hormone deficiency. These include estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, DHEA. Hormones are an essential component in regulating body function. Deficiency in sex hormones will decrease energy, mood, bone strength, sex drive and function, muscle mass and strength. In men, there is SARM’s (Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators) that will increase testosterone without the side effects of testosterone.
Turn your Love-life around
Melanotan II and PT-141, also known as bremelanotide, is a peptide the increases libido by targeting the brain improving sexual satisfaction. Though currently approved by the FDA in women, it also has a positive effect in men.
Sleep Memory and Cognition
There are several peptides within our prescribed programs showing benefits and supporting memory fog, cognition, sleep, depression, anti-anxiety, weakness and overall energy. While most prescription drugs can cause many unwanted side effects, studies have shown peptides such as Selank, Semax, DSIP, and CJC produce very little side effects. These peptides do not carry the risk of dependency.
Can Peptide Therapies Help Gut Issues?
At Lasala MD Spa Services, we understand how painful and even, embarrassing stomach issues can be. With over 70% of our gut producing the cells that build our immune system, minor to major issues can have a cascading effect on so many other areas. Our gut is very sensitive and can react in so many ways including an upset stomach, heartburn, constipation or even vomiting. These gut reactions can continue for indefinite periods of time and possibly result in other issues, such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) or Crohn’s.
Our mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, and colon, all work making their contribution to transform food into the nutrients that our bodies need in order to function at an optimal level.
BPC-157, known as the Body Protection Compound, is a peptide shown to have anti-inflammatory and healing properties. It has shown to support the healing of peptic ulcers, “leaky gut,” joints and bone damage. It does not have the side effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications such as blood pressure elevation, kidney damage and gastrointestinal bleeding.
Burn Fat and Lose Weight
There are many factors that come into weight loss struggles and, while there are many options available, your body may be working against you.
Weight loss can be a frustrating and endless battle, however figuring out the reasons why you are not losing weight, may be the answer to your weight loss goals, fat loss and over all health. There are many peptides for weight loss, along with peptides for fat loss and programs that can support you in reaching your goals. In fact, peptides for fat loss can allow patients to lose weight in a way that regular diet and exercise never accomplished before.
Growth hormones can play one of the most important roles when losing weight is a concern. For example, growth hormones can reduce abdominal fat, assist with lean muscle mass, help lower cholesterol and improve lipid and glucose regulation. If you are looking to burn fat and lose weight, peptides may be the answer for you.
Build Strength & Improve Endurance
If you search for supplements or peptides that can help you build muscle, strength and improve your endurance, you will likely find many websites that attest to stacking peptides, using steroids, testosterone and other supplements. The issue with this is two fold: 1. many can have short and more importantly, long-term side effects that can be series. 2. the peptides and other drugs purchased on-line are often “ not-for-human-use”, incorrectly dosed, stacked and questionably safe or effective. Without being prescribed by a medical doctor who is trained in dosing and stacking and not compounded in a USA approved compounding pharmacy, you are taking a serious risk.
There a several muscle-building peptides and SARMS (androgen modulators), that when prescribed and used properly, can be predictably powerful tools that can not only lean you down, but assist in building muscle mass, increased strength and an overall lean or “ ripped” physique.
Many of our patients at Lasala MD Spa Services are highly motivated to achieve their personal best, whether it be for athletic or professional interests, or simply a personal motivation. We help them to achieve their goals with the medical supervision of Dr. German Lasala, blood work and a program that is customized to drive the results they are seeking.
Peptides for building muscle include growth hormone secretagogues that increase your own growth hormone secretion. By taking into several factors and using peptides that can increase your own endogenous growth hormone secretion, along with a strong nutritional component, our patients can build into a competition-level physique, driving strength and endurance and reaching their ultimate health and wellness goals. Peptides including CJC-1295/Ipamorelin, MK-677 and Tesamorelin help preserve your muscle mass, build exceptional muscle growth and help to lean you down, producing lean muscle mass.
Testosterone and hormone replacement therapies can also be a strong advocate in reaching goals for muscle building and endurance. The best option is to schedule a free consultation with Dr. Lasala to review your personal health and your goals. Not all peptides are right for all people and those who are in competitive, regulated sports may be prohibited from the use of such drugs. Be safe and sure, before beginning any peptide, testosterone, SARMS or hormone replacement therapy program.
Anti Aging and Collagen Peptide Therapies
Dr. German Lasala, is an Exclusive Network Provider and an active member on the Medical Advisory Board, of Peptide Practices of America. To learn more about peptide therapies, or Peptide Practices of America, please click on the link below.