- Nutritional support for the urinary tract health
- Eliminates undesirable particles
Cranberry Concentrate by Now Foods is a product made from extract of cranberries. 1 pound (453 grams) of Cranberry Concentrate in powder requires 8 pounds (3623 grams) of whole cranberries. The principal benefits of extract of Cranberries are:
- Prevention of urinary tract infections: given that cranberries contain two compounds with anti adherent properties that prevent bacteria from adhering to the epithelial cells of the urinary tract. On the other hand, cranberries contain quinic acid, causing acidification of the urine, and thereby preventing urinary infections.
- Antioxidant properties: neutralize the effects of free radicals, the substance that tend to damage the tissues that make up the organism, and the origin of which is due to external agents of metabolic reactions.