Uva Ursi, 500mg 100 capsules

Uva Ursi, 500 mg


Uva ursi is widely used by traditional healers for strengthening and toning the urinary tract.


Product Description

Uva ursi is a Latin name which means “bear’s grape.” Its botanical name is Arctostaphylos and it is in the Ericaceae family. Native Americans used Uva ursi to ease the discomfort of occasional urinary complaints. Today, it is widely used by traditional healers for strengthening and toning the urinary tract.


Uva ursi grows as a vine or mat, usually in open areas and down mountain slopes or dry canyon sides. It has small, leathery, spoon-shaped leaves attached to reddish stems. The flowers usually appear in the spring, starting out as small pinkish urns and later producing red berries sporadically spaced along the length of the stems.


Uva ursi has been used against urinary tract discomforts since the 17th century, and – despite the discovery of antibiotics – is still in use today. It contains a substance called arbutin with antibacterial properties.*

Originally native to Spain, this herb spread throughout Europe, Asia, and North America. It is often called bearberry.

Suggested Use:

Uva ursi works best when one’s urine is alkaline. To assure alkalinity, stick to a diet rich in fruits, vegetables (especially tomatoes), and fruit juices. Taking small doses of sodium bicarbonate will also help assure alkaline urine. The antibacterial effect of each dose of  Uva ursi reaches its peak 3 to 4 hours after administration.*

Additional Information

SKU: I8-ALR5-93Z4

Adults and children 12 or over take 1 capsule daily or as directed by a healthcare professional.


Powdered Uva ursi leaves in a gelatin capsule. Manufacture date: 8/2013. Manufacturer states that herbs are good for 3-5 years.

Product Attributes

No Flow Agents, No Additives, Chemically Pure, Solvent Free, Made in the USA, Tested Pure


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Safety Information / Warnings

For these reasons, herbs should be taken with care, under the supervision of a health care provider., Herbs, however, can trigger side effects and can interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications, The use of herbs is a time-honored approach to strengthening the body and treating disease, We advise that you do personal research and consult with your health care professional, especially if you are pregnant/lactating or have any history of liver, gall bladder or gastrointestinal problems


These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA (Food & Drug Administration), The use of this supplement is a traditional nutritional use, not intended to be prescribed for, or to treat, any disease, and does not claim to cure any disease


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