What is Wobenzym?

Category: Supplements

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Wobenzym is a brand name for a combination of the plant-based enzymes bromelain (pineapple extract) and papain (papaya extract), natural pancreatic enzymes trypsin and chymotrypsin, and the antioxidant flavonoid rutin.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fibromyalgia 3 1
Multiple sclerosis 3 1
Burning pain 1 1
Inflammation 1 1
Lyme disease 1 1
Pain in hands 1 1

Show all 7 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Wobenzym

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Wobenzym

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 4
Expense 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Wobenzym

Duration

Stopped taking Wobenzym

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 3
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