Composition: 1, 00, 00 Armour units of enzymatic activity (Supplied by a purified concentrate which has specific trypsin & chymotrypsin activity in a ratio of approximately six to one)
What is the function of trypsin and chymotrypsin in Chymozen forte?
Trypsin and chymotrypsin serine protease digestive enzymes. Trypsin and chymotrypsin, like most proleotytic enzymes, are synthesized as inactive zymogen precursors (trypsinogen and chymotrypsinogen) to prevent unwanted destruction of cellular proteins, and to regulate when and where enzyme activity occurs.
What are the uses of trypsin in Chymozen forte?
Trypsin is given to people who lack enzymes needed for digestion. It is also given in combination with bromelain and rutin for treatment of osteoarthritis. Some people apply trypsin directly to wounds and ulcers to remove dead tissue and improve healing.
What are the side effects of Chymozen forte?
Rarely cause an allergic reaction when taken by mouth. Symptoms include itching, shortness of breath, swelling of the lips or throat, shock, loss of consciousness, and death.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of chymotrypsin during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.