Ingredients Glossary

Bearberry

BearberryBotanical name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Alternative Names
Arberry leaf

Grown throughout Asia, North America, and Europe, Bearberry has a long history of medicinal use dating back to the 13th Century.

Arbutin, the main chemical constituent of Bearberry, is a phenolic glycoside that contributes to the antiseptic effects in the urinary tract.

Functions:
Bearberry has been used to support urinary tract health.

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