CRANBERRY capsules



Cranberry is an Anti- Adhesin Agent which reduces the incidence of recurrent Urinary tract infection.

Each soft gelatin capsule contains: wheat germ oil 330 mg.


Pharmacological Action:
Cranberry extract have been proven effective for treatment of urinary tract infections in a number of clinical trials due to its content of proanthcyanidins, Hippuric acid and plant acids.
Cranberry irreversibly inhibits P-fimbriae of E-coli by attachment of the fimbria to the uroepithelium. Furthermore, the presence of plant acids like benzonic, maleic, quinic & hippuric minimize the bacterial growth in the urinary tract. Cranberry help reduce the recurrence of UTI by preventing the adherence of uropathogens on uroepithelium & their colonization                            


Indications/ Uses:

  1. Cranberry is indicated to help in Uncomplicated UTI including acute cases of cystitis, and urethritis and pyelonephritis, alone or in combination with proper antibiotic.
  2.     Cranberry is helpful for patients highly susceptible to frequent & recurrent UTI & in need to long term safe drug e.g. pregnant females, catheterized patients and neurogenic bladder.
  3.     Cranberry decreases bacterial resistance to antibiotics.

Unless otherwise prescribed:

  • In acute cases alone: 1-2 capsules 3 times daily for a period of 10– 14 days.
  • In combination with antibiotics: 1 capsule 3 times daily for one week.
  • In long term Recurrent UTI: 1-2 capsules daily for a period of 3 – 6 months.

Plastic bottle containing 20 capsule.