Chymotrypsin

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What other names is Chymotrypsin known by?

A-Chymotrypsin, A-Chymotrypsine, Alpha-Chymotrypsin, Alpha-Chymotrypsine, Chymotrypsin A, Chymotrypsine A, Chymotrypsin B, Chymotrypsine B, Chymotrypsine, Chymotrypsinum, L-Chymotrypsin, L-Chymotrypsine, Quimotripsina.

What is Chymotrypsin?

Chymotrypsin is an enzyme. People use it to make medicine.

Effective for...

  • Cataract surgery, when used by a healthcare professional.

Possibly Effective for...

  • Fluid retention and swelling (inflammation) associated with a broken hand and burns.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Asthma, bronchitis, lung diseases, sinusitis, and other conditions.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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