Cranberry

 

Cranberry

Cranberry

Vaccinium oxycoccos

Source: berries.
Actions: diuretic, urinary antiseptic, detoxifying.
Therapeutic uses: urinary infections, such as cystitis (prevents harmful bacteria adhering to the walls of the bladder or urinary tract).
Typical preparation: powder, tablet, juice.
Contraindications: not recommended for those suffering from kidney disease without professional advice.