Bromelain is a protease enzyme extracted from the fresh stems and fruits of pineapple. It is used in the food industry, in the textile industry and in cosmetology; it is the basis of certain pharmaceutical preparations and is also used in immunohematology in the techniques of research for irregular antibodies.
The benefits of Bromelain are not new. According to the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, “Natives of Central and South America used pineapple for a variety of ailments, including digestive disorders. Now it is commercialized and promoted as a dietary supplement for reducing pain and swelling, especially of the nose and sinuses, gums, and other body parts after surgery or injury. It is also promoted for osteoarthritis, cancer, digestive problems, and muscle soreness. Topical bromelain is promoted for burns.”
Delvix Garden Bromelain powder is a protein-digesting enzyme extracted from organic pineapples. It can be used as food supplement, meat tenderizer, in cosmetics, and others. Our bromelain powder is non-GMO, and free of soy, eggs, milk, gluten.