UVA URSI SINGLE HERB (100 Caps)
- In traditional herbal medicine used as a diuretic and a urinary antiseptic.
How It Works:
Uva ursi has a strong affinity for the urinary system. Today this astringent herb is an ingredient in most herbal diuretics and urinary remedies and many weight-loss formulas. It has been used as a diuretic and urinary antiseptic for more than 1,000 years by cultures as widely separated as the Chinese and North American natives.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule contains Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (uva ursi) leaves 440 mg. Non-medicinal Ingredients: Non-medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin.
Dosage (Adults): Take 2 capsules 3 times daily. Take with meals.
- A combination of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) ingredients.
- In TCM this formula is related to the water element.
- Excess conditions in TCM.
How It Works:
Nature’s Sunshine’s Chinese herbal combinations are based on 5000 years of Chinese herbal tradition. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), which includes the use of herbal medicine, continues to provide primary healthcare throughout Asia even in these modern times. The Chinese call this formula qu shi, which can be translated as “to get rid of dampness.” K-C is designed to help you in Traditional Chinese way. According to Chinese concepts, astragalus may help to clear retained water from the body.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule containsSaposhnikovia divaricata (fang feng) root 38 mg;Wolfiporia extensa (fu ling) sclerotium 38 mg; Chaenomeles speciosa (mu gua) fruit 34 mg; Morus alba (sang bai pi) root bark 34 mg; Astragalus membranaceus (huang qi) root 30 mg; Alisma plantago-aquatica (ze xie) rhizome 26 mg; Atractylodes macrocephala (bai zhu) rhizome 26 mg; Magnolia officinalis (hou po) stem bark 26 mg; Paeonia lactiflora (chi shao) root 26 mg; Plantago asiatica (che qian zi) seed 26 mg; Polyporus umbellatus (zhu ling) sclerotium 26 mg; Cinnamomum aromaticum (rou gui) twig 21 mg; Citrus reticulata (chen pi) fruit pericarp 21 mg; Typhonium flagelliforme (shui ban xia) rhizome 21 mg; Zingiber officinale (gan jiang) rhizome 21 mg and Glycyrrhiza uralensis (gan cao) root 13 mg all standardized to a 7:1 extract. Non-medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin, magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide.
Dosage (Adults): Take one capsule with a meal daily. For prolonged use, consult a practitioner.
CRANBERRY & BUCHU COMB HERB, 100 Vegcaps
- Used in Herbal Medicine to help prevent urinary tract infections.
- Dual-action herbal formula.
How It Works:
Cranberry & Buchu Concentrate is a specially designed herbal combination for the prevention of infections in individuals prone to urinary tract infections. Urinary tract infections (UTI) attack women more than men. Infection develops when bacteria travel up the urethra (urinary duct) and reach the bladder. Anything that prevents full elimination of urine from the bladder and urethra will increase the likelihood of bacteria build-up and infection.Cranberry helps prevent infection-causing bacteria from adhering to the lining of the urinary tract. Buchu has a mild diuretic and demulcent effect, stimulating the flow of urine and soothing inflamed tissues.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule contains:Vaccinium macrocarpon (cranberry) fruit 415 mg; Agathosma betulina (Buchu) leaves, 20 mg of a 3:1 (60mg) extract. Non-medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin, maltodextrin, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide.
Dosage (adults): Take 1 capsule 2 times daily with a meal.
K, 100 Vegcaps
- Traditional herbal diuretic to increase the flow of urine.
- May help treat water retention.
- Stimulates the kidneys to eliminate body wastes.
How It Works:
Formula K is a classic herbal combination to support the function of the kidneys by stimulating a mild diuretic effect to increase urine flow.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule contains Petroselinum crispum (parsley) leaves 152.5 mg; Juniperus communis (juniper) berries 104.3 mg; Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (uva ursi) leaves 81.8 mg; Taraxacum officinale (dandelion) root 76.4 mg. Non-medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin and maltodextrin.
Dosage (adults): Take four capsules three times daily with a meal.