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What is GHRP-2 (5mg)


GHRP-2, or Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide-2, is a synthetic peptide belonging to the growth hormone secretagogue class of peptides. Similar to GHRP-6, GHRP-2 functions by stimulating the pituitary gland to release growth hormone (GH). Here's a detailed look at GHRP-2:


Mechanism of Action: GHRP-2, like GHRP-6, mimics the action of ghrelin, a hormone that regulates appetite and GH release. It binds to the pituitary gland's ghrelin receptor, releasing the growth hormone.


Effects and Benefits: GHRP-2's primary effect is an increase in GH levels, which can lead to enhanced muscle growth, improved recovery and healing, increased strength, and potential anti-aging effects. Unlike GHRP-6, GHRP-2 is less likely to stimulate appetite significantly, making it a preferred choice for individuals not looking to increase their food intake.


Use in Bodybuilding and Athletics: GHRP-2 is favoured by bodybuilders and athletes for its muscle growth and recovery benefits. However, anti-doping agencies typically ban it in competitive sports, similar to GHRP-6.


Side Effects: Potential side effects of GHRP-2 include water retention, increased hunger (though usually less than GHRP-6), joint pain, and tingling sensations. Long-term use or high doses may lead to more severe side effects related to hormonal imbalances.


Comparison with Other Peptides: While GHRP-2 is often compared to GHRP-6, it is generally considered more potent and significantly impacts GH release with fewer side effects related to appetite increase. It is also compared with other growth hormone-releasing peptides like Ipamorelin and Hexarelin, each with distinct properties regarding potency, side effects, and effects on appetite stimulation.


Sold as 5mg lyophilized powder.
Water included separately.


SKU: GH2 1