Elk Velvet Antler and Immune System Support

  • ​​Elk Velvet Antler has been used for generations to naturally boost the immune function and the body's defenses for well being.

  • Velvet Antler has shown to increase the production of red and white blood cells (lymphocytes). (New Zealand study - Suttie, 1994)

  • Freeze-dried Velvet Antler is considered a natural source of immunoglobulins. Immunoglobulins are antibodies produced by the white blood cells that are known to stimulate the immune system function.

  • From the Natural Medicine Journal featuring a positive study on Velvet Antler modulating an immune response to antigens.

  • On PuBMeD a study on the Antiinfective Effects of Velvet Antler excerpt "The protective mechanisms of the VA samples might include an immune enhancer and an inflammatory cytokine suppressor."

  • As an adaptogen Velvet Antler adjusts the immune system contingent on activity and stress levels. This study investigated the biological activity pertaining to the immune system and identifying the immunomodulator within Velvet Antler.

  • ​Velvet Antler has shown to protect the adrenal gland as well as strengthening the whole body by enriching blood, lowering inflammation. More here  
  • ​The University of Saskatchewan, Canada has a comprehensive list of known benefits and protective effects of Elk Velvet Antler highlighting Immune System effects on heading #9.

  • Studies compiled by the New Zealand Deer Industry shows the known effects to date here   (page 43-45)