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n.1.(Bot.) The bearberry.
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De igual manera, para las especies Bejaria resinosa, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi y Vacciniumvitis-idaea de la familia Ericaceae se encuentran como compuestos comunes el cariofileno, [alfa]-farneseno, humuleno y ademas un porcentaje de sesquiterpenos muy cercano entre ellos (Radulovic et al.
Andromeda polifoiia Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Calluna vulgaris + Empetrum nigrum + Ledum palustre + Vaccinium myrtillus + Vaccinium uliginosum + + Vaccinium vitis-ideae + Rhvnchospora alba Carex panacea Carex viridula Chenopodium spp.
In particular, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, Galium aparine, Equisetum arvense, B1 and B6 are noted for their diuretic actions.
La presencia en los coscojares de Quercus faginea, Arbutus unedo, Acer monspessulanum y Arctostaphylos uva-ursi indican umbrias frescas, mientras que Cistus salviifolius indica terrenos ligeramente siliceos (Tabla 1).
There is however another plant that might help called Uva-ursi or bearberry.
Uva-ursi or bearberry, isolated from a small shrub related to blueberry and cranberry plants, contains a urinary antiseptic called arbutin
A THE slight incontinence may be helped by taking the herbal remedy Uva-Ursi Complex at a dose of 15 drops twice a day.
Populus tremuloides-Rosa acicularis-Arctostaphylos uva-ursi communities usually defined the lower and lateral edges of the grasslands, and occasionally they also occurred, along with Salix glauca thickets, as "islands" of shrubby vegetation on the slopes.
These herbs are known as diuretics and among the best known are uva-ursi and clivers.
kidney and bladder diseases treated with Jovibarba sobolifera (Sims) Opiz and Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.