Description: Bromelain-5000 60c is available by Douglas Laboratories.
Obtained from the lower portion of the
mature pineapple plant stems where the highest concentration of the
protease activity occurs.
A Dietary Supplement
provided by Douglas Laboratories, supplies 5,000 m.c.u (milk clotting
units) per capsule. Milk clotting units are a unit of measure of
Bromelain-5000 may be a useful dietary adjunct for individuals wishing to supplement their diets with bromelain.
Bromelain is obtained from the lower
stems of the pineapple plant. It is a combination of enzymes that have
shown to support healthy inflammatory response. It reduces the
production of proinflammatory prostaglandins by modulating the
arachidonate cascade. Its enzymatic activity may reduce the discomfort
associated with injuries.
Bromelain also acts to help prevent
allergens from crossing the gastrointestinal tract, and assists in the
breakdown of large macromolecular protein complexes. This reduces the
chance that these complexes will leave the stomach untouched or in
large fractions retaining their recognizable antigenic form that could
pass through gastric or intestinal lesions thereby inducing an
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 60
Amount Per Serving
Bromelain ...5,000 m.c.u. *
(standardized to m.c.u. [milk clot units] per mg)
* Daily Value not established
Cellulose, Gelatin (capsule), Vegetable Stearate
Does Not Contain:
Yeast, Wheat, Gluten, Soy Protein, Milk/Dairy, Corn, Sodium, Sugar, Starch, Artificial Coloring, Preservatives, Flavoring
As a dietary supplement, adults take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily with meals or as directed by your healthcare professional.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
For optimal storage conditions, keep refrigerated with lid tightly sealed after opening.
Tamper resistant package, do not use if outer seal is missing.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug
Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat
cure, or prevent any diseases.