Health Benefits of Deer Antler Velvet Supplementation
Real Deer Antler Velvet is referred to as a supplement or superfood due to its high amounts of nutrient-dense properties. It contains almost 40 different key compounds and about 400 bioactive natural components. And a wide array of minerals and trace elements that are extremely beneficial to your health.
To get technical, here’s the short list of key compounds and the health benefits that our deer antler velvet liquid contains:
- Chondroitin sulfate, a carbohydrate that attracts fluid into proteoglycan molecules and
protects cartilage from destructive enzymes
- Glucosamine sulfate, the building block of cartilage and a reported anti-inflammatory easily
absorbed by the body
- Lipids, to build cells and boost energy
- Prostaglandins, powerful anti-inflammatory agents
- Monoamine-oxidase inhibitors, which enhance mood
- Selenium, which reduces infections, and protects blood cells, the heart, liver and lungs
- Calcium, for bones, teeth, nerves, blood clotting and muscle contraction
- Collagen, a major structural protein that binds joints together and serves as a main component
of articular cartilage
- Phosphorus, which helps build bones and teeth, and is a key component of metabolic
- Polysaccharides, which helps regulate blood clotting activity
- All essential amino acids, the building blocks of protein
- Potassium, for nerves and muscles
- Magnesium, to help cells restore and release energy
- Bone morphogenetic protein, which speeds bone growth
- Growth factors, which aid in cartilage cell development (Laughlin, 2000-2007)
These are just some of the many health benefits obtained from using Deer Antler Velvet. Asian medicine has used Deer Antler Velvet for about 2,000 years. It was highly valued and believed to harmonize the Yin and Yang in the body (emotional, physical and spiritual well-being). It was often used to assist with tissue repair, to strengthen muscle and bone, and help promote blood flow throughout the body and aid in healing (Jette, 2004).
The important thing to remember, is that we can only unleash these factors if we consume it in liquid form from a supplier that doesn't cut corners or sell knockoffs. That's why we maintain 100% purity in our liquid extract and monitor the process from birth to bottle.