Berberis vulgaris This widely studied herb contains
berberine as a main constituent. Berberine is a recognized antibacterial agent
and has been shown to kill amoebae in test tube studies. It also prevents
bacteria from attaching to cell walls, reduces inflammation and strengthens
immune functioning, thereby warding off infection and acting as a preventative
as well as a natural antibiotic. Berberis also helps to treat the symptoms of
diarrea, especially if related to E.Coli infection.
Cantharis C6 is
prescribed homeopathically for a variety of conditions, including severe
cystitis and the burning urine associated with bladder infections, as well as
the inability to pass more than a few drops of urine at a
Staphysagris C6 is a proven homeopathic remedy also recommended
for urogenital problems such as cystitis, as well as urine retention sometimes
associated with prostate problems.