Bearberry is a small evergreen shrub found in northern regions of Europe, Asia and North America, which tends to occur naturally in sandy or rocky soil. It is one of those herbs that is mute testimony to the ancient methodology of establishing a herb's value - trial and error.
In totally separate cultures, divided by what were then physically insurmountable obstacles, the ancient Chinese and American Indians came to exactly the same conclusion - bearberry has astringent, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Several microbiological human studiesin vitro have shown (in vitro) that bearberry has strong antibacterial properties beneficial for the urinary system.
Medicinal Use: Take to assist in the relief of the pain and burning sensation associated with cystitis. Bearberry supports healthy kidney and bladder function - provides temporary relief of urinary tract inflammation and discomfort. Claims are based on traditional use in western herbal medicine.
Active Ingredients: Each 5 mL level metric spoon contains Uva ursi (Arctostaphylos uvi-uris) leaf dry 1.3 g.
About the brand...
Hilde Hemmes are Australia's leading therapeutic herbal tea manufacturer. They are a family owned company, born from a background and knowledge in herbs. They have a long-standing commitment to herbal health, and their herbal products are of paramount quality.
ISBN: 9315915000597 SKU: 73950