Life Extension Bromelain
- A mixture of proteases extracted from the stem of the pineapple, has been used by Europeans for many years to inhibit inflammatory factors.
- Bromelain has to be enteric coated so that it will not be activated in the stomach and used as a digestive enzyme.
Enteric-coated bromelain tablets pass into the small intestine where they are absorbed into the bloodstream to provide systemic benefits.
Serving Size 1 enteric coated tablet
Servings Per Container 60
Amount Per Serving
Calcium (as calcium carbonate) 75 mg
Bromelain proteolytic enzyme extract from pineapple (Ananas comosus) (stem) [2400 GDU per gram] 500 mg
Other ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, maltodextrin, croscarmellose sodium, stearic acid, silica, vegetable stearate, enteric coating (methacrylic acid copolymer dispersion NF, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, propylene glycol).
The bromelain powder used in this product has the strength of 2400 GDU (gelatin digestive units) per gram.
Dosage and Use:
Take one enteric coated tablet 2 times daily on an empty stomach, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Caution: If you are taking anti-coagulant or anti-platelet medications, or have a bleeding disorder, consult your healthcare provider before taking this product. Bromelain may increase the bioavailability of tetracycline antibiotics.