Specially Coated Bromelain by Life Extension is a dietary supplement designed to support healthy joint function by reducing joint pain, soreness and inflammation. The main active ingredient featured in Specially Coated Bromelain from Life Extension is a protease enzyme sourced from fresh pineapple stems. Each tablet has been enteric coated in this formulation in order to ensure that this enzyme passes through the stomach and into the intestines for maximum absorption. This supplement is an excellent choice for individuals experiencing any level of joint discomfort or such disorders that cause joint pain and swelling as arthritis or rheumatism.
Men and women who take Specially Coated Bromelain from Life Extension on a regular basis as directed can enjoy a variety of important health benefits:
- Supports healthy joint function.
- Helps alleviate joint inflammation, soreness and pain.
- Aids in improving mobility and flexibility.
- Promotes maintenance of healthy blood viscosity.
- Supports healthy blood platelet aggregation.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Serving Size: 1 Tablet
Amount Per Serving:
Calcium (as calcium carbonate) 75 mg 8%
Bromelain proteolytic enzyme extract ** 500 mg
from pineapple (Ananas comosus) (stem) [2400 GDU per gram/5200 FIP per gram activity]***
microcrystalline cellulose, maltodextrin, croscarmellose sodium, stearic acid, silica, vegetable stearate, enteric coating (methacrylic acid copolymer dispersion NF, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, propylene glycol)
Directions: Take one (1) enteric coated tablet 2 times daily on an empty stomach, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
**Daily Value not established
***The bromelain powder used in this product has the strength of 2400 GDU (gelatin digestive units) per gram/5200 FIP (International Pharmaceutical Federation) units per gram. FIP value is verified by independent analysis with European reference standard.
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.