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
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Wobenzym

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Wobenzym

Dosage Patients
2,000 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Wobenzym

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 4
Expense 1
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Duration

Currently taking Wobenzym

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Wobenzym

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
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
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 3
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