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GlutaLean™ Plus - Grape
GlutaLean™ Plus - Grape
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Oregon GrapeOregon GrapeCommon names:Mahonia
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This supplement has been used in connection with the following health conditions:
Used for Amount WhyChronic Candidiasis Refer to label instructions [1 star]Oregon grape contains berberine, an alkaloid with antibiotic and antifungal activity that also been shown to help relieve the diarrhea seen in some people with chronic candidiasis.Conjunctivitis and Blepharitis Refer to label instructions [1 star]Oregon grape contains berberine, an antibacterial constituent that has been clinically studied for eye infections.Diarrhea Refer to label instructions [1 star]Berberine, a constituent of Oregon grape, has been shown to improve infectious diarrhea in some trials.Indigestion, Heartburn, and Low Stomach Acidity Refer to label instructions [1 star]Oregon grape may stimulate digestion and relieve spasms in the intestinal tract.Infection Refer to label instructions [1 star]Oregon grape is both immune supportive and antimicrobial.Parasites Refer to label instructions [1 star]Berberine is derived from several plants, including Oregon grape. Studies have shown that berberine kills amoebae and can be used successfully to treat giardia infections.Psoriasis Refer to label instructions [1 star]Oregon grape has been shown to be effective against moderate psoriasis and to reduce inflammation.Urinary Tract Infection Refer to label instructions [1 star]Oregon grape contains berberine, an alkaloid that may prevent UTIs by inhibiting bacteria from adhering to the wall of the urinary bladder.
Parts Used & Where Grown
Oregon grape is an evergreen shrub which grows throughout the American northwest. It is somewhat misnamed, as the fruit are not actually grapes. It is, however, grown in Oregon (it is the official state flower). Oregon grape is a close relative of barberry(Berberis vulgaris), and shares many common uses and constituents. The root is used medicinally.
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