Uva Ursi – arctostaphylos uva-ursi. Also known as bearberry, uva ursi is commonly taken as an antiseptic and astringent for the urinary tract, such as in the case of cystitis and common urinary tract infections (UTIs). It has been found to effectively kill species of harmful bacteria most often associated with causing UTIs.
primary active(s): arbutin
contraindications: Not recommended during pregnancy. Excessive doses may lead to nausea.