Benefits & Risks of Peptide Therapeutics for Physical & Mental Health


Huberman Lab

In this episode, I explain the major categories and types of peptides currently in use for therapeutic purposes. I discuss peptides for improving tissue rejuvenation and repair, promoting longevity, improving muscle growth and fat loss, and boosting mood, vitality, and libido. I explain the biology of how these peptides work and both their potential benefits and risks. I also discuss peptide sourcing, dosages, cycling, routes of administration, and how peptides work in combination.

This episode will help you better understand the rapidly expanding landscape of peptide therapeutics and how to evaluate if specific peptides might be advantageous towards achieving your physical or mental health goals.

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(00:00:00) Peptides

(00:03:20) Sponsors: Mateina, Levels & Joovv

(00:07:44) What is a Peptide?

(00:12:06) Peptide Sourcing, Lipopolysaccharide (LPS)

(00:14:48) Rejuvenation & Tissue Repair: BPC-157, Angiogenesis

(00:21:50) BPC-157 & Tissue Injury; Mode of Delivery

(00:27:53) BPC-157: Safety, Doses, Cycling, Tumor Risk

(00:35:16) Sponsor: AG1

(00:36:43) Tissue Repair: Thymosin Beta-4, TB-500

(00:40:49) Growth & Metabolism: Growth Hormone, IGF-1, Risks

(00:45:25) Secretagogues, Sermorelin, Tesamorelin, CJC-1295

(00:52:21) Sponsor: LMNT

(00:53:44) Ipamorelin, Hexarelin, GHRP-3, MK-677; Risks & Timing

(00:58:69) Peptides for Growth Hormone & IGF-1, Risk; Combinations & Dosing

(01:06:12) Longevity: Thymosin Beta-4, Epitalon (Epithalon)

(01:12:09) Vitality: Melanotan, PT-141 (Vyleesi), Risks

(01:17:21) Vitality: Kisspeptin

(01:21:46) Peptides, Potential Benefits, Side-Effects & Risks

(01:24:19) Zero-Cost Support, Spotify & Apple Reviews, Sponsors, YouTube Feedback, Momentous, Social Media, Neural Network Newsletter


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