Bromelain - 120 Veg Capsules
Bromelain - 2400 GDU - 120 Veg Capsules"Bromelain is a crude extract from the pineapple that contains, among other components, various closely related proteinases, demonstrating, in vitro and in vivo, antiedematous, antiinflammatory, antithrombotic and fibrinolytic activities."1
Several studies have concluded that Bromelain has well-recognized properties, including anti-inflammatory, antithrombotic and fibrinolytic affects., 2,3,4
Under therapeutic uses on the NIH's pubchem database entry for bromelain are "Acute postoperative and post-traumatic conditions of swelling, especially of the nasal and paranasal sinuses."5
Pregnancy/Nursing: This should be safe to take while pregnant/nursing, but always consult a healthcare practitioner.
Blood Thinning Meds: Because bromelain acts as a blood thinner and little is known about how bromelain interacts with blood-thinning drugs, people on blood thinners should consult a healthcare practitioner prior to taking Bromelain.
1. Maurer HR. Bromelain: biochemistry, pharmacology and medical use. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2001 Aug;58(9):1234-45. doi: 10.1007/PL00000936. PMID: 11577981.
2. Rathnavelu V, Alitheen NB, Sohila S, Kanagesan S, Ramesh R. Potential role of bromelain in clinical and therapeutic applications. Biomed Rep. 2016 Sep;5(3):283-288. doi: 10.3892/br.2016.720. Epub 2016 Jul 18. PMID: 27602208; PMCID: PMC4998156.
3. Chobotova K, Vernallis AB, Majid FA. Bromelain's activity and potential as an anti-cancer agent: Current evidence and perspectives. Cancer Lett. 2010 Apr 28;290(2):148-56. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2009.08.001. Epub 2009 Aug 22. PMID: 19700238.
4. Taussig SJ, Batkin S. Bromelain, the enzyme complex of pineapple (Ananas comosus) and its clinical application. An update. J Ethnopharmacol. 1988 Feb-Mar;22(2):191-203. doi: 10.1016/0378-8741(88)90127-4. PMID: 3287010.
Manufactured in the USA.
|FDA Disclaimer: * This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.|
Serving Size: 1 Veg Capsules
Servings Per Container: 120
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Bromelain (2,400 GDU/g) (from pineapple)||500 mg||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
Other ingredients: Cellulose (capsule), Rice Flour, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Silica.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.