Billberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) – Billberry contains the same anthocyanins as cranberry, a close relation. Safe to use during pregnancy as it helps with hemorrhoids, poor circulation, indigestion and urinary tract infections. It also reduces edema and is an anti-inflammatory.
Corn Silk (Zea mays) – Corn silk encourages urination. Its high level of potassium offsets the loss of potassium due to increased urination. Corn silk is a diuretic and is used for disorders in the liver, kidney, urinary tract and bladder.
Dandelion Root (Taraxacum off.radix) – Dandelion Root is a diuretic that releases urine retention during a bladder infection. It is also rich in potassium which replaces the loss of potassium with increased urination.
Goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis)– Goldenseal is believed to be an effective herb to treat Urinary Tract Infections caused by bacterial overgrowth in the bladder’s interior walls. The berberine found in Goldenseal, may prevent infection-causing bacteria from binding to urinary tract walls.
Nettle Seeds (Urtica dioica) – Nettle is a great supporter of the kidneys and adrenal glands, It helps to balance the body.