In this Ask Dr. Geier video, I answer a question regarding a popular peptide and whether it might improve pain for an athlete who suffered a muscle or tendon pain during sports. We discuss BPC 157, a peptide naturally made in our stomachs. While BPC 157 is not FDA approved, many believe that it can improve healing and recovery from muscle, tendon, and ligament injuries.
Please understand, in this video, I am not giving you medical advice. This is meant for general information and educational purposes only.
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