Pet UTI Prevention Formula works best when used in conjunction with other formulas. The products work synergistically to stop infections and prevent recurrences.
is essential for the proper synthesis of mucoproteins and glycoproteins
found in mucous membrane secretions. It protects the integrity of
epithelial mucous membranes such as the respiratory tract, digestive
tract and urinary tract. Vitamin A is essential for normal immune system
plays a beneficial role in infections due to its ability to promote a
strong and vigorous immune system. In addition, it has a role in the
production of collagen to enhance tissue integrity and healing of
inflamed mucosal surfaces. Vitamin Cs action as an antioxidant is well
documented. Vitamin C also helps to acidify the urine making an
environment unhospitable to bacteria growth.
is a simple sugar found naturally in cranberries. Most of this sugar is
excreted through the kidney urinary bladder system. D-Mannose attaches
to bacterial cell membrane receptor sites and dislodges them from their
tissue attachment sites. In this way pathogenic bacteria are flushed out
of the urinary system and cleared from the body. D-Mannose helps to
maintain a healthy urinary tract.
according to the PDR for Herbal Medicines, is indicated for: infections
of the urinary tract, kidney and bladder stones and rheumatism.
Traditional internal use has been for inflammatory conditions of the
lower urinary tract.
has anti-adhesive agents that assist in flushing bacterial pathogens
from the urinary tract. Native Americans have used cranberry for
centuries due to its healthy support of the urinary system. Cranberry
has been well-researched in the treatment and prevention of urinary
Uva Ursi is indicated for inflammatory infectious conditions of the urinary tract.
Taraxicum officinale freeze dried leafs
have reported supportive properties for the kidney urinary bladder
system, especially when combined with Uva ursi. The combination is
useful to help prevent recurrent urinary tract infections. The PDR for
Herbal Medicine states that Taraxicum indications are: Dyspeptic
conditions, infections of the urinary tract, kidney and bladder stones,
liver and gallbladder complaints and loss of appetite.
has been routinely used for flushing out the urinary tract and for
preventing and treating kidney gravel. Parsley root has mild diuretic,
and spasmolytic properties.
has a long traditional use in the treatment of urinary tract infections
due to its antibiotic, antifungal and antimicrobial attributes.
Equisetum (Horsetail): has
been used in the treatment of bacterial infections and inflammation of
the lower urinary tract and renal gravel. The British Herbal Compendium
also supports its use in the treatment of mild infections of the
Pyridoxal 5 phosphate (Coenzyme active Vitamin B6):
has mild diuretic activity. Supports healthy aldosterone levels and has
traditionally been used as an aide in the prevention of kidney stones.
Homeopathic base: The homeopathic base in Pet UTI Prevention Formula complements
the botanical and specialty ingredients. The specific homeopathic
remedies enhance the host defense mechanisms, help reduce inflammation
and promote healing of damaged Kidney Urinary Bladder (KUB) membranes.
This formula is common to both German and French homeopathic
preparations for urinary tract disorders.