What Is Neprinol?

Neprinol is a dietary supplement that contains a proprietary combination of serrapeptase, nattokinase, protease, lipase, bromelain, papain, rutin and amla, as well as cofactors like coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) and magnesium. This unique blend of all-natural enzymes and antioxidants is formulated to support healthy levels of fibrin as well as other EBPs (endogenous blood particles). The formula works systemically, or throughout the body to support healthy heart and immune function.* [1-6]

What Is Fibrin?

Fibrin is a protein formed in the human body that can significantly impact health and general wellbeing – for better or for worse. Since scar tissue and thrombi (blood clots) are comprised mainly of fibrin, this protein plays a vital role in the healing process. However, if the delicate balance between fibrin deposition and removal is tipped in favor of overproduction, it can lead to the formation of dangerous and unnecessary blood clots in the body.* [1]

The body’s inherent fibrin removal process is accomplished by the naturally occurring enzyme plasmin. Plasmin acts as the body’s natural blood thinner and is responsible for maintaining normal blood solvency by removing unnecessarily accumulated proteins. This natural cleanup process can be supported by supplementing fibrinolytic (fibrin-degrading) enzymes, such as those found in Neprinol.* [3-5,7]

Fibrinolytic enzymes such as bromelain have been used for centuries as meat tenderizers for the food industry. Nattokinase has been identified as an exceptional fibrinolytic enzyme that is able to support healthy fibrin levels.* [8,9] This enzyme, produced by Bacillus subtilis, has been clinically shown in animal models to be four times more potent than plasmin itself and can help support healthy blood viscosity and circulatory function.* [10]

A New Approach to Supporting Circulatory Health*

Because of their proteolytic (protein-degrading) capacity, systemic enzymes are an excellent way to support a healthy cardiovascular system.* Some of the major causative factors of degenerative health may originate in the stomach and can eventually radiate outwards, affecting the circulatory system. As we age, we produce far less of the digestive enzymes needed to maintain optimal health. The gradual breakdown of the intestinal lining coupled with hindered digestion can allow contaminates such as undigested food particles to enter the bloodstream. These contaminates can accumulate over time, causing the blood to become thick and abrasive, eventually leading to cardiovascular and autoimmune complications.* [11-13]

Neprinol, by Arthur Andrew Medical, is a revolutionary blend of systemic enzymes and antioxidants specially formulated to support healthy circulatory function.* Systemic enzymes are similar to digestive enzymes, but primarily target the bloodstream rather than the gastrointestinal tract. These enzymes support healthy levels of Endogenous Blood Particles or EBPs.* EBPs can be decayed or oxidized cells, fibrin, fatty proteins or other unwanted materials that normally accumulate in the blood. Systemic enzymes essentially purify the blood of these EBPs, supporting healthy cardiovascular and liver function, as well as maintaining a healthy inflammatory response.* [1-15]

Recent medical research has led to the use of systemic enzymes, which function as circulatory purifiers, to aid in supporting cardiovascular health.* [16] By digesting cellular debris, such as fibrin and proteins, systemic enzymes assist in supporting normal healthy blood flow and viscosity.* [17,18]

Nattokinase, a fibrinolytic enzyme, has been shown to support the normal breakdown of clotting factors like fibrinogen, factor VII and factor VIII in healthy humans. [19] Bromelain, a pineapple extract, has been identified in animal and human studies to have properties that support normal blood viscosity.* [20,21]  Clinical research in both animals and humans has suggested that enzymes (like those found in Neprinol) support healthy blood values and clotting times.* [22-25] 

Besides aiding in the support of healthy blood values, systemic enzyme supplementation may also help support cardiovascular health in other ways.* Clinical evidence suggests Neprinol has the potential to help promote normal blood sugar levels, healthier lipid profiles and healthier blood pressure measures already in the normal range.* [14,26-28]

A Novel Way to Help Support Healthy Immune and Joint Function*

Promoting healthy EBP-free blood helps maintain a healthy immune system by supporting the repair of damaged tissue and assisting in maintaining healthy inflammatory responses.* [29] For many people the results of a healthy immune and inflammatory response are normal joint mobility, comfort and range of motion.* Typically, people try to promote these benefits using joint supplements that contain glucosamine and chondroitin, which may temporarily provide joint mobility and comfort;* however, throughout the normal aging process these products act like nothing more than temporary band-aids.* With advancing age, healthy joint mobility and comfort become exceedingly more important, and clinical research has shown that bromelain, rutin and other systemic enzymes help aid in the promotion of a normal inflammatory response for people concerned about the health and flexibility of their joints.* [30-34]

Why Is Systemic Enzyme Supplementation Important?

There are thousands of catalytic processes taking place between tissues and fluids in living plants and animals each day. These processes can occur only as a result of enzymatic reactions. Ancient men and women received enzymes from their diet via vegetables, fruits and other raw foods – nature’s richest sources of enzymes. Unfortunately, though, even the moderate temperatures at which most foods are cooked in our modern society can destroy enzymes. Although enzymes are most active in raw foods, the majority of the food consumed today is both processed and cooked at extremely high temperatures, increasing the risk of enzyme deficiencies.*

Age is another factor that greatly affects circulating enzyme levels. Young adults have far greater enzyme activity than older ones. [62,63] This diminished enzyme activity, especially with regard to the enzymes responsible for the degradation of both normal and damaged proteins, is part of the reason why people age prematurely and tend to develop health complications as they age. [64] When scientists examine the most common age-related illnesses, similar underlying causes can be found. Systemic enzyme supplements may support many of the processes that are lacking due to this natural regression of enzymes. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Is Neprinol Enteric Coated?

Enteric coatings are designed to protect enzymes and other supplements from the harsh acidic conditions of the stomach. Plastic-like chemicals known as phthalates are often used in this coating process. However, phthalates are actually banned in children's toys in Europe and Mexico because of their link to a variety of long-term health issues. [68] Still, they are often used by American pharmaceutical manufacturers as enteric coatings.

Instead of using phthalates (plastic) in enteric coatings, Arthur Andrew Medical has developed an all-natural, chemical-free Acid Armor™ capsule. These capsules are comprised of an extra-thick layer of cellulose (vegetable capsules) with a micro-threaded locking mechanism to prevent premature leakage of the capsules contents.

Acid Armor capsules have been designed to delay the release of the capsule's contents for up to an hour.* While Acid Armor™ capsules have no additional components in comparison to a typical vegetable capsule, their action is the result of smarter engineering. Acid Armor’s™ controlled release provides protection from the acidic pH of the stomach without the use of potentially harmful chemicals.

* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For all conditions or illnesses, see a healthcare professional for a full evaluation, diagnosis or treatment plan.

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