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What is papaya enzyme good for
A 42-year-old member asked:
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No idea: there is nothing that I can find in the literature that suggests any benefit, or any harm from using papaya enzyme after drinking wine. There is, in ... Read More
3.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 26-year-old female asked:
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Breast feeding : With breast feeding you should avoid anything that can harm your baby particularly if you don't know the exact active & inactive ingredient in the... Read More
2.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 24-year-old male asked:
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Yes but why: There is no danger associated with eating fruit or taking a fruit supplement. Why take it though? There is no scientific evidence that this would be h... Read More
5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Papaya: I agree with Dr. Livingston when asks why one would need this supplement. Unripe vs ripened papaya. The latex in unripe papaya contains papain which c... Read More
144 viewsReviewed Sep 04, 2019
A 32-year-old member asked:
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Yes: Most OTC digestive supplements are safe in pregnancy.
6.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 38-year-old member asked:
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Controversial: Since it hasn't been tested in a controlled study, medical community recommends against it. Green papaya reportedly can cause pre-term labor. As an en... Read More
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 25-year-old male asked:
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Probably not: Papaya enzymes appear to be of digestive kind and i see no way of them reducing ENT inflammation.
5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 20-year-old female asked:
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Loosing weight too: fast can be dangerous. See your doc first, and then consider lower carb and higher protein intake. Exercise daily if possible, even brisk walking 20... Read More
794 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 21-year-old male asked:
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Digestive enzymes : are good especially if you lack your own digestive enzymes and there is no long term harm.
3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 24-year-old female asked:
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
There should be no interaction between them and BCPs. There is no scientific evidence that Bromelain is effective.
Reviewed Mar 11, 2021
A 35-year-old female asked:
Pain Management 17 years experience
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
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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