a mixture of potent proteolytic enzymes from pineapple*
- reduces bruising and swelling*
- promotes healing after trauma or surgery*
Bromelain is a general name given to a family of proteolytic enzymes derived from Ananas comosus, the pineapple plant.
Bromelain has been shown to promote healing and reduce temporary and minor swelling and bruising following trauma or surgical procedures – including dental surgery.* Plastic surgeons have shown interest in bromelain because of its ability to increase the resorption rate of hematomas following surgery.* Bromelain exerts some of its effects because of it potent proteolytic activity. One study of patients with bone fractures found bromelain decreased swelling.*
Recommendations for use:
Take 2 capsules one to three times daily or as recommended by a health-care practitioner.
Two Capsules Contain:
Bromelain* 1 g.
Other Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.
*Bromelain is derived from the pineapple plant (Ananas comosus). This product is not diluted with lactose.
Product Specific Allergen Info:
This product does not contain wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, soy, egg, dairy products, or artificial colors, artificial sweeteners, or artificial flavors. This product also does not contain lactose, palmitic acid, magnesium stearate, or stearic acid.