What are MAF capsules for activating macrophages (immunity)?
The active principle of MAF capsules is GcMAF, a vitamin D binding protein. It occurs naturally in human body, mainly in liver, and functions as macrophage activating factor. Macrophages are the white blood cell that protects the host from infection and injury. Activating macrophages leads to drastically improving immune function of the body, helping to fight multiple diseases, including following:
- cancer and various tumors, including prostate cancer, colone cancer and breast cancer,
- HIV and AIDS,
- hepatitis B and hepatitis C,
- multiple sclerosis,
- chronic fatigue symptom,
- rheumatoid arthritis,
- autism symptoms, including child autism.
MAF capsules are also popular in Japan for healthy individuals who'd like to protect themselves from catching contagious diseases, especially for people working in public spaces or healthcare system.
GcMAF for MAF capsules is extracted from milk whey by sterilization using the 0.22mm filtration system. The capsules do not contain any artificial flavors, colors, or preservatives. This natural component doesn't have any particular contraindications and can be combined with other treatments and medications, including hormone therapy, signal transduction inhibitors, angiogenesis inhibitors, immunotherapy drugs, radiation therapy, etc.
Active principles: GcMAF (vitamin-D binding protein)
Amount: 60 enterically coated capsules
Maker: Saisei Pharma Co., Ltd., Osaka, Japan
Indications: activating macrophages, improving immunity
How to take
For adults: capsules can be taken in one of two ways, the best method for you should be discussed with your doctor.
1. Take 1-3 capsules with water, on an empty stomach, 2 times a day, 30 minutes before breakfast and before going to bed.
2. Take the capsules sublingually, open them inside the mouth and mix with saliva. Hold in the mouth for 30 seconds, swallow the remaining. Take 1-3 capsules on an empty stomach, 2 times a day, 30 minutes before breakfast and before going to bed.
For children: the dose and method of administration are to be prescribed by your pediatrician
Contraindications: pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult with their doctor before use.
To provide a full effect, GcMAF needs a healthy amount of vitamin D within the body, which tends to decrease during specific diseases like cancer, HIV etc. Take at least 5000 IU of vitamin D3 together with this medicine. Patient also needs to take regular blood tests for 25 hydroxy-vitamin D and calcium levels. In case of increased calcium level, vitamin D dosage may need to be reduced.
If an allergic reaction occurs, patient needs to stop using the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.