Bromelain has a limiting effect on malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) – a rare cancer caused by asbestos exposure. The addition of bromelain to medication increased the die off of cancer cells (cytotoxicity) significantly.
Bromelain is an enzyme that specifically digests proteins, it has been found to help the body digest food and absorb nutrients more efficiently, as well as being extremely effective at healing issues in the gastrointestinal tract such as inflammatory bowel disease, constipation,colon cancer etc.
Bromelain has powerful anti-inflammatory and analgesic characteristics, hence it is fantastic for acute or chronic joint pain. It helps modulate the entire immune system and can actually prevent allergies by addressing the root cause – a hyperactive, over-sensitive immune system.