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What is bromelain used for? All the uses....

What is bromelain used for? All the uses....

See details: This is an enzyme found in pineapple juice. It has been thought to reduce inflammation, interfere with the growth of tumor cells and slow blood clotting. All of this lacks any scientific data to substantiate the claims. ...Read more

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Help can bromelain have an antihypercholesterolemic effect?

Help can bromelain have an antihypercholesterolemic effect?

No: This enzyme found in pineapples has no benefit in reducing cholesterol levels. ...Read more

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I'm planning to take "BSN True Mass" weight gainer.. I want to know if 'papain' and 'bromelain' are dangerous for health?? Thank you..

I'm planning to take "BSN True Mass" weight gainer.. I want to know if 'papain' and 'bromelain' are dangerous for health?? Thank you..

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 meat tenderizer. Avoid the papain. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a very low dose of bromelain every day for inflammation?

Is it safe to take a very low dose of bromelain every day for inflammation?

Inflammation where?: Need a proper exam and diagnosis first in order to recommend best treatments. ...Read more

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Can i take ibuprofen and bromelain?

Can i take ibuprofen and bromelain?

Yes you can: Yes you can take them together and there is no contraindication. ...Read more

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Can biotics called hpf or bromelain treat h pylori?

Can biotics called hpf or bromelain treat h pylori?

Not reliably: And neither does mastic gum. Antibiotics/acid reducers for a short course are the best, most reliable rx, they are not 100% infallible. Can be followed up with breath test, stool test, endoscopy to check for clearance of the infection. ...Read more

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How long after rhinoplasty surgery can I start taking bromelain and arnica?

How long after rhinoplasty surgery can I start taking bromelain and arnica?

Supplements/postop: Best to ask your chosen surgeon this! But I prefer my private patients to return to supplements at 2 weeks post. BUT in the case of these two - Bromeliad/arnica montana I allow their use right after surgery. ...Read more

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Can u give me sme feedbacks abt Universal Nutrition - "Milk & egg"? Can it be usd as a weight gainer? Confusd abt bromelain & papain?

Can u give me sme feedbacks abt Universal Nutrition - "Milk & egg"? Can it be usd as a weight gainer? Confusd abt bromelain & papain?

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 (chicken, egg white, fish, skim milk) that's more tasty and as cheap at your dinner table. ...Read more