Several experts and urologists confirm the properties of cranberry (American cranberry) in the prevention of recurrent urinary tract attacks, which in Spain affect one in five women. In fact , until a couple of years ago these kinds of conditions had been practically treated only with antibiotics. However , the use of cranberry extract as a precautionary treatment in these instances has been common in the US for many years.
American blueberry (scientific name: Vaccinium macrocarpon ) is actually a plant that grows automatically in esturine habitat of the east US, becoming this country the main producer world-wide. It is a tiny shrub that produces fruits and vegetables, cranberries, which usually mature after they acquire that characteristic red color and a great acidic flavour.
The fruits and veggies of cranberry contain a great proportion of phenolic compounds and proanthocyanidins, the latter responsible for the anti-infectious properties of cranberry, simply because they block the power of bacterias to adhere to the urinary urinary epithelium.
Beyond the human variety, the useful action of cranberry as well extends to different species, as in the pet cat. Our feline friends have problems with conditions in the lower urinary tract with high frequency and in some cases, these are repeated, just as it occurs in females. In these cases, a nutritional supplement based upon cranberry can help prevent the annoying symptoms that provide cystitis in cats (signs of difficulty and pain when urinating, urinating more often or off the tray, lack of control… ).
cranberry capsules for dogs is a supplement with a unique composition. It contains an innovative mixture of blueberry, with antibacterial properties and rewards in maintaining urinary health, and glucosamine, which usually helps to regrow the protecting layer on the bladder. It also contains organic relaxing elements.