The Urinary System
Uva ursi has a strong affinity for the urinary system. Today this astringent herb is an ingredient in most herbal diuretics and urinary remedies and many weight-loss formulas. It has been used as a diuretic and urinary antiseptic for more than 1,000 years by cultures as widely separated as the Chinese and North American natives.
Cranberry & Buchu Concentrate
Cranberry & Buchu Concentrate is a specially designed herbal combination for the prevention of infections in individuals prone to urinary tract infections. Cranberry helps prevent infection-causing bacteria from adhering to the lining of the urinary tract. Buchu has a mild diuretic and demulcent effect, stimulating the flow of urine and soothing inflamed tissues.
Formula K is a classic herbal combination to support the function of the kidneys by stimulating a mild diuretic effect to increase urine flow.
The Chinese call this formula qu shi, which can be translated as "to get rid of dampness." K-C is designed to help you in the Traditional Chinese way. According to Chinese concepts, astragalus may help to clear retained water from the body.