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- Protein Digesting Enzyme
- A Dietary Supplement
- Vegetarian Formula
Bromelain is a proteolytic (protein-digesting) enzyme from the pineapple plant. It is functional throughout a wide pH range and does not lose its activity as it goes through the acidic environment of the stomach. Scientific studies have shown that Bromelain is highly bioavailable and can help to temporarily alleviate the pain and discomfort associated with occasional stress and strain. Protocol for Life Balance Bromelain 2400 GDU is one of the highest natural potencies of this proteolytic enzyme available and is encapsulated in Vcaps for a 100% vegetarian formula.
Bromelain is a proteolytic enzyme that is extracted from the stem and the fruit of the pineapple plant. It was once widely believed that most orally ingested enzymes are destroyed by the digestive juices in the stomach prior to being absorbed. However, it has been shown scientifically that Bromelain does not lose its potency as it travels through the stomach.
Bromelain is an enzyme with the ability to digest proteins. It is widely recognized for its potentially positive impact on joint and tissue health and many studies have shown that it may help to temporarily alleviate occasional pain and discomfort due to overexertion or minor stress.
Protocol for Life Balance Bromelain 2400 GDU is one of the highest natural potencies of this proteolytic enzyme available and it is encapsulated in our unique Vcaps for a 100% vegetarian formula.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 Vcap with or between meals.
Cellulose (capsule), rice flour and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Contains no sugar, salt, wheat, gluten, milk, yeast, corn or soy.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place. Please recycle.
Cautions and InteractionsBromelain may thin the blood to some extent. It should not be combined with drugs such as warfarin or heparin except under the supervision of a physician. In addition, Bromelain may interact with certain antibiotics, such as tetracycline and amoxicillin, by increasing their levels in the blood.
This product contains an Ageless anti-oxygen packet to enhance protection during storage.
|Serving Size: 1 Vcap|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Bromelain (2400 GDU/g)†||500 mg||*|
|*Daily Value not established.
†Gelatin Digesting Units - a measure of proteolytic (protein digesting) activity.