Ananase;Bromelase;Bromelin;Debridase;E.C.220.127.116.11;E.C. 18.104.22.168;Extranase;Fruit bromelain;Inflamen;Juicebromelain;Pinase;Pineappleenzyme;Traumanase;
Soluble in water, insoluble in ethanol, ethylether and chloroform
yellow to beige crystalline powder
Bromelain is an enzyme extract derived from the stems of pineapples, although it exists in all parts of the fresh pineapple. The extracthas a history of folk medicine use. As an ingredient, it is used in cosmetics,as a topical medication, and as a meat tenderizer.