Uva Ursi Benefits

The uva ursi benefits are plenty. It is a specific herbal remedy for bladder and kidney infections. Combine it with marshmallow root to help eliminate stones from those particular organs. It can be employed as a postoperative medicine to reduce bleeding. Place a cup of leaves in a stocking and add to a hot tub of water as an excellent bath remedy immediately after childbirth. This bath can also treat skin infections, hemorrhoids, and inflammations.

Use it as a douche for vaginal infections and other pelvic problems. It can also help restore the womb to a standard size. Thanks to the herb’s astringent properties, the leaves are excellent as a tonic for profuse menstruation, dysentery, diabetes, piles, and chronic diarrhea.

NOTE: This plant is often combined with buchu leaves. However, do not boil uva ursi or buchu leaves because their active medicinal properties are in their volatile oils.

uva ursi benefits
Uva Ursi Benefits

Uva Ursi Scientific Facts

  • Scientific name: Arctostaphylos uva ursi.
  • Parts of the plant used medicinally: The leaves.
  • Healing properties: Tonic, alterative, diuretic, astringent.
  • What it affects: Urinary tract and kidneys.

Uva Ursi Benefits

nature's way uva ursi leaves

(Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) is customarily used as a tonic herb for optimal urinary system health*. Our Uva Ursi is meticulously tested and produced to exceptional quality standards.

* The Food & Drug Administration has not evaluated these statements. This product is not meant to treat, diagnose, cure or prevent any disease.

  • Supports urinary health*
  • 480 mg of feverfew leaves per serving
  • Non-GMO Verified
  • Certified Authentic Tru-ID
  • Vegetarian capsules
  • Gluten-Free

Proud Partners With The Non-GMO Project

In maintaining our mission to adhere to the best manufacturing, sourcing, and testing practices, we are committed to providing non-GMO products. That’s why we’ve partnered with the Non-GMO Project, North America’s ONLY independent verification program that ensures products are produced according to the best practices for GMO avoidance. Look for the seal to discover which products are Non-GMO Project Verified.

Made from 100% plant-derived materials.

The First Major Brand To Be TRU-ID Certified

TRU-ID is an autonomous testing program that employs cutting-edge DNA biotechnology to confirm the authenticity of our herbal products. With TRU-ID validation, you can be sure that the herbs listed on our labels match what is in our products.

traditional urinary support

Our Herbal Singles (green lid botanicals) certification is nearly complete, and we are continually adding other products for evaluation and certification. Plus, TRU-ID provides ongoing compliance, which gives you another great reason to trust our brand. Look for the seal to find authentic herbal products by TRU-ID.

We Are Nature’s Way

We are passionate about nature. We are purveyors of truth and the preservers of ancient wellness practices. And for the last 50 years, we’ve made it our mission to assist others in living their best lives through our extensive line of herbs, vitamins and minerals, and homeopathic and probiotic remedies. Our family of products includes trusted brands such as Alive! Multi-vitamins, Umcka ColdCare, Sambucus, and Fortify probiotics.

We Believe in the Power of Nature

We always have and will maintain that our products are only as good as the time-honored traditions they’re rooted in and the indigenous regions they’re derived from. Learning from the original cultivators and knowledge keepers of natural wellness practices continue to take us faraway places. It’s the only way to live up to our promise of authenticity, transparency, integrity, and maximum efficacy.

You Can Trust the Leaf

When you choose Nature’s Way, you can trust that you’re getting the best earth offers. There isn’t a place where we won’t go to find you the best quality botanicals available.

uva ursi plant with leaves and fruit

How to use Uva Ursi

1. Infusion: Steep for thirty minutes and take three ounces as needed, up to three cups daily.

2. Tincture: Take ten to twenty drops three or more times daily.

3. Fluid Extract: Take ½ to one teaspoon three times daily.

REFERENCES

  • Vance Ferrell Harold M. Cherne, M.D. The Natural Remedies Encyclopedia [Book]. – Altamont, TN: Harvestime Books, 2010. – Vol. Seventh Edition: 7: pp. 183. [uva ursi benefits]

Recommended For You