Serrapeptase Benefits

A miracle enzyme

Serrapeptase has sometimes been described as the miracle enzyme because of it wonderful ability to digest protein. Serrapeptase has been used extensively throughout the world for over thirty years by Health practitioners and doctors mainly to help patients suffering from pain and inflammation.

Serrapeptase, sometimes called Serrapeptidase was discovered by scientists in the small intestine of the silkworm, it’s amazing properties have been well documented in studies conducted on small groups of patients suffering from conditions like Carpel tunnel, Athersclerosis, Sinusitis, leg ulcers, Crohn’s disease, and Diabetes.


Many conditions in the body are there as a result of inflammation of one kind or another, inflammation leads to pain, pain will take you to your doctor who normally will prescribe pain killers to help with pain relief, however pain killers don’t actually get to the root cause of the inflammation and this is an area where Serrapeptase is really effective.

How does Serrapeptase work?

Serrapeptase has been shown to work in 3 ways

(1) By reducing inflammation and repairing damaged tissue caused by blood clotting associated with injury, this in turn helps with blood flow

(2) Pain inducing amines which are called Bradykinin are inhibited thus reducing the pain.

(3) By dissolving plaque build up in our blood vessels and by breaking down fibrin, fibrin described as a by product of coagulated blood. It does this by dissolving the fibrin without causing any harm to healthy living tissue.

Hip pain

Serrapeptase has been reported to help with painful hip problems associated with arthritis or bursitis; other reports have reported as much as a 50% reduction in cholesterol levels over an eight month period.

Anecdotal evidence

Indeed there are many anecdotal stories about the effectiveness of using Serrapeptase to treat many health conditions. Like any supplement or drug how good it is going to work depends on each individual person, their condition and how much pain they are experiencing. Lifestyle has to be taken into account when trying out a new supplement for something like pain relief. In other words a balanced lifestyle for example, getting regular exercise, using stress relief techniques like mindfulness, good nutrition,a good night’s sleep are the main pillars of any healthy lifestyle. Serrapeptase works well in fighting inflammation naturally, additionally it has been shown to reduce cholesterol and prevent plaque build up which is the main issue in causing heart attack or stroke.

Source by Fintan Duggan