birch leaf (Betula sp.)-oral
GENERIC NAME: BIRCH LEAF (Betula sp.) - ORAL
USES: Birch leaf has been used for flushing the kidney and bladder (e.g., flushing out kidney and bladder stones), and for urinary infections. It has also been used for treatment of arthritis. Some herbal/diet supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details regarding the particular brand you use. The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
HOW TO USE: Take this product by mouth as directed. Drink plenty of water while your are taking this product. Follow all directions on the product package. If you are uncertain about any of the information, consult your doctor or pharmacist. If you think you may have a kidney or bladder infection, contact your doctor immediately. Your condition may require medical treatment or prescription medication (antibiotics). Symptoms of an infection include back pain, painful urination or frequency/urgency of urination. If your condition persists or worsens, or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.
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