Vaccinium macrocarpon Ait. And Urinary Tract Infections

Ağalar H. G.

in: Studies in Natural Product Chemistry, Atta-ur-Rahman, Editor, Elsevier Science, Oxford/Amsterdam , Amsterdam, pp.267-288, 2022

  • Publication Type: Book Chapter / Chapter Vocational Book
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science, Oxford/Amsterdam 
  • City: Amsterdam
  • Page Numbers: pp.267-288
  • Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman, Editor
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are economically and medically challenging around the world. As a natural alternative, cranberries have been documented and well established to treat UTIs. In this chapter, the possible mechanism(s) of actions for cranberries are discussed in multiple studies.