Angina pectoris is pain in the chest, usually caused by an inadequate supply of oxygen to the tissues of the heart. It is actually a symptom, not a disease, and is an indication of atherosclerosis in the heart’s coronary arteries, or a sign of a possible impending heart attack. Angina can occur when there is an increased demand for blood by the heart muscle, but the coronary arteries are unable to adequately supply that blood because of blockage . This is why angina victims may experience symptoms while engaged in some physical activity, such as jogging, lifting a heavy object or walking up a flight of stairs.
In the United States alone, it is estimated that there are over 10 million people who have angina pectoris, and an estimated half million new cases occur every year . Interestingly, men experience angina attacks more often than do women.
When a person has angina, there is a disturbance in the equilibrium between the creation and breakdown of a protein called fibrin, which helps to form blood clots. The blood vessel linings are covered by a thin film of fibrin. Normally, the body does not produce more fibrin than is needed to replace the fibrin that is destroyed. However, in angina patients, this balance is upset and excessive deposits of lipids and fibrin form. As the deposits build up, the blood vessels narrow. This limits the blood supply, eventually resulting in angina pectoris.
Symptoms of Angina
The symptoms of angina may vary. Angina pain is usually—but not always—experienced as a heavy pressure or a crushing sensation in the chest. At other times it may be a vague and only slightly noticeable ache. It can be located in the neck or shoulders and may radiate down the left arm and even into the fingers. It may also radiate into the jaw and the head, through to the back, or even down into the upper abdomen. Sweating and dizziness may also occur .
Variant angina differs from typical angina in that it is characterized by pain at rest, rather than upon exertion, caused by spasms of the large coronary arteries . In unstable angina, the symptom pattern changes, and pain becomes more severe or more frequent. Unstable angina is very serious, usually caused by coronary artery obstruction. This is a medical emergency, as the risk for heart attack is very high.
The right enzymes can help to remove the causes of angina pectoris, that is, the depositing of fibrin in the coronary arteries. One of the causes of too much fibrin is a reduction in the level of plasmin, a natural enzyme that breaks down excess fibrin. A decrease in the amount of available plasmin means that there are no longer enough enzymes in the blood to dissolve the ongoing depositing of fibrin (which can combine with lipids) in the blood vessels.
Neprinol, an enzyme supplement, helps to reduce the onset of angina pectoris by helping to reduce the fibrin in the coronary arteries. The enzymes that make up Neprinol, such as nattokinase, serrapeptase, bromelain and papain, stimulate fibrin breakdown and increase blood flow. As a result, fibrin deposits are dissolved and angina symptoms decrease.
Nattokinase has been shown to be extremely effective at breaking down fibrin, even more than plasmin, the body’s natural fibrin degrader . In addition, nattokinase actually increases the level of plasmin, so that the two enzymes work together to get rid of excess fibrin. Another useful enzyme in Neprinol is serrapeptase from silk worms , which aides in fibrin removal. Neprinol also contains bromelain, an extract from pineapple that contains a number of fibrin-degrading enzymes [7,8], as well as enzymes that enhance the fibrin-dissolving action of plasmin .
The enzymes in Neprinol support the circulatory system by assisting the fibrin degrading blood clearing system, which breaks down cross-linked fibrin protein deposits in the blood. Systemic enzymes such as the ones found in Neprinol support healthy circulation so that tissues can get the necessary nutrients delivered and the waste removed—the way healthy blood circulation should work in the body.
Neprinol AFD – Safe and Effective
Neprinol AFD can be taken along with any normal diet and may benefit anyone suffering from angina, inflammation, edema (swelling), arthritis, poor circulation, and immune disorders as well as several others conditions. No serious or adverse side effects have been reported from taking systemic enzymes such as Neprinol. Clinical studies have shown that even extremely large doses of these enzymes are not toxic. If you are taking blood-thinning medication, you should consult with your physician before taking Neprinol though.
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