- Helps to digest proteins
- It has anti-inflammatory properties
Bromelain by Now Foods is a food supplement based on bromelain. Bromelain is a digestive enzyme that comes from pineapples and which basically consists of sulphur. It is a proteolytic enzyme, in other words, it helps to digest and assimilate proteins from food.
Bromelain has anti-inflammatory, anticoagulant, anti-thrombotic and anti-edematous effects. It is for this reason that bromelain has been used for many years as a remedy for various disorders. Bromelain has been shown above all to be an effective food supplement for reducing pain and improving function in the joints of people with arthritis.