Uva Ursi is traditionally used in Herbal Medicine (as a mild diuretic) to help relieve symptoms associated with mild urinary tract infections (such as burning sensation and/or frequent urination).
Uva Ursi is an antimicrobial herb great for both acute and chronic recurring urinary tract infections. Also has diuretic properties.
St. Francis Herb Farm’s Uva Ursi tincture is certified organic.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml):
Uva Ursi (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, leaf) 250 mg Quantity Crude Equivalent (1:4)
Certified Organic alcohol
Certified Organic vegetable glycerine
Adults: Take 1.5-3 ml (45-90 drops) 3 times/day in a little water on an empty stomach at first sign of a urinary tract infection. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health products.
Duration of Use:
For occasional use only. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 week.
Cautions and Warnings:
Uva Ursi should not be taken with foods/medicines that acidify the urine; if urine pH is < than 7, take 1 tbsp of sodium bicarbonate once or twice/day in water between meals. Consult a health care practitioner before use if you have a liver disorder. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not use: if pregnant or breastfeeding; if you suffer from kidney disorders.
Known Adverse Reactions:
Discontinue use if you experience a hypersensitivity reaction.