By increasing urine flow and relieving bladder and urinary tract inflammation, Jamieson Herbal Diuretic is recommended for the relief of edema (abnormal body tissue fluid retention) and as a urinary tract antiseptic. It is an effective and safe approach to genitourinary health that combines two effective herbal remedies: Uva Ursi Leaf Extract and Buchu Leaf Extract.
Uva Ursi Leaf Extract is used as a mild disinfectant of the urinary tract especially in cases of irritation of the kidneys or bladder. It contains arbutin, tannins and hydroquinone, which all possess antiseptic and antibacterial properties. Buchu Leaf Extract is used as a diuretic and a urinary antiseptic.
Serving Size: 2 capsules
Quantity: 60 capsules
Uva Ursi Leaf 50 mg (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 4:1 extract); Buchu Leaf 25 mg (Barosma betulina 4:1 extract).
Excipients: Dicalcium Phosphate, Cellulose, Silica, Vegetable Magensium Stearate, Water-Soluble Cellulose.
Drug Interactions: Uva Ursi may interfere with the absorption of Anticholinergic Drugs.
Nutrient Depletions: Avoid consuming citrus fruits, tomatoes and Vitamin C when taking this product, as they can increase the acidity of the urine. This can reduce the antibacterial effects of this product and limit its ability to fight UTIs.
Supportive Interactions: None known when taken as directed.
Warnings and Precautions: Consult a physician before use if you are a nursing mother or have an underlying medical condition which requires continued use for more than five days. Do not use during pregnancy.
Toxicity, Adverse Reactions and Side Effects: Do not exceed recommended dosage. Extremely high doses can cause vomiting, nausea, shortness of breath, ringing in the ears, convulsions, and discolouration of the urine. Long-term use can also lead to liver damage.
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