Uva Ursi contains tannins that have astringent effects, helping to shrink and tighten mucous membranes in the body. In turn, that helps reduce inflammation and fight infection. Uva Ursi is used to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs) and cystitis (bladder inflammation). A mild diuretic and astringent, and in the treatment of urinary tract infections. Uva ursi helps to reduce accumulations of uric acid and relieve the pain of bladder stones. Uva ursi is also helpful for chronic diarrhea. As a nutritional supplement and muscle relaxant, Uva ursi soothes, strengthens, and tightens irritated and inflamed tissues. Neutralizes acidity in the urine, increasing urine flow, therefore reducing bloating and water retention, making it beneficial for weight loss. Uva ursi’s astringent properties may also assist in the treatment of some bed wetting problems.
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