What is Uva ursi?

Category: Supplements


See also: Herbal Supplements

Uva ursi is an herb also known as bear grape and bearberry. It has been used as a diuretic, astringent, and antiseptic for centuries. It may be useful in a variety of renal disorders, including nephritis, nephrolithiasis, and cystitis.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Uva ursi

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Nausea 1

Why patients stopped taking Uva ursi

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1 - 6 months 1
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A little hard to take 1
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Cost per month
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$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
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