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what fruits contain papain or bromelain

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Bromelain is an enzyme found in pineapple juice and may function as an anti-inflammatory agent. Papain is an enzyme found in papaya and is used as a m ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Glitzy protein: I'm glad you're working out. This is pricey protein targeting bodybuilders. The key is that you work out intensively, and you may enjoy lean protein ( ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Bromelain and Papain have no value. Protein does not cause weight gain, carbohydrates do. Stop wasting your money
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Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Waste of money: Gimmick that does not work.
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Enzymes: Bromelain and papain are protein-digesting-enzymes. In small quantities, they are safe. Staying natural is best: Egg white is superior to all. Quinoa ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Unsure: Here in the US products pass stringent tests before going to market, not sure about where you live. There isn’t enough scientific evidence to determin ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Irritable Bowel?: Are you taking this for IBS??? Irritable Bowel Syndrome?? Sounds like treatment for this and if Prescribed and taken according to directions may be ve ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Specializes in Dentistry
Risk/Benefit?: Papain has not been formally assigned a pregnancy category by the fda. Also consider that some providers recommend avoiding fresh papaya during pregna ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Read the warning: Nearly all these products state "consult your physician prior to using this product it you are pregnant, nursing, ....." so please consult your OB or ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Ear: If theres no outer ear infection and the ear is not red, then it could be an autoimmune disease and you should see a rheumatologist
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: This enzyme found in pineapples has no benefit in reducing cholesterol levels.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
51 years experience Cardiology
No: Neither component is a diuretic.
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