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No: This enzyme found in pineapples has no benefit in reducing cholesterol levels. ...Read more
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
Inflammation where?: Need a proper exam and diagnosis first in order to recommend the best treatments. ...Read more
No: It has no impact on implantation at all. ...Read more
Can u give me sme feedbacks abt Universal Nutrition — "Milk & egg"? Can it be usd as a weight gainer? Confusd abt bromelain & papain?
I'm having rhinoplasty and I read that you can start taking Arnica a week prior to surgery and then begin Bromelain a few days after surgery.??
Yes, but: That is one routine. Most important: Ask your facial plastic surgeon his/her preferences for your herbal medications. ...Read more
I started 250mg's of bromelain once a day for inflammation. After a week of this I had major insomnia. As soon as I stopped it I slept better, why?
I'm having rhinoplasty next month. I am healthy, take no meds.
With Arnica & Bromelain, should you take Arnica before and Bromelain after sugery? Why?
Likely no significant difference with or without those 2 agents. Much more important is skill of surgeon and following surgeon's instructions.
Make sure your surgeon is a board certified facial plastic surgeon. Ask him/her their preference about those 2 agents. ...Read more
Can Bromelain & Papain be dangerous for health? I'm takin' Universal Nutrition "Milk & Egg" protein as weight gainer? Thank you
I've quit taking Quercetin Bromelain after 7 months use. I've had chest pain/pressure since quitting. 5 days now. Is there a reason for this?
Will taking Arnica a week before rhinoplasty and taking Bromelain after surgery increase bleeding? I am in great health and take no meds or otc's
Arnica/Bromelein: I recommend in my private pre op patients BUT you really need to ask your chosen surgeon his/her recommendations.... ...Read more
No: Bromelain is perfectly safe to take every day as a natural anti-inflammatory agent. ...Read more
Can I continue taking a b complex with odorless garlic and bromelain? Will it conflict with Prozac (fluoxetine) and Levothyroxin?
Ok: There should be no conflict. If you are feeling good on your meds, then there are no issues. But if you are still tired, depressed, and having digestion problems, there may need to be some tweaking done. ...Read more
Got a whitening toothpaste tht claims to b al natural w bromelain n papain.no chemical bleach.it's frm a well-known n gud brand.can it harm my enamel?
Here in the US products pass stringent tests before going to market, not sure about where you live. There isnt enough scientific evidence to determine whether bromelain is effective for any of its uses, Papain is also used in some toothpastes however, its whitening effect is minimal.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3573376/ ...Read more