Food Supplement

Urofil

17.40 15.66

Urofil is a food supplement containing Cranberry that helps the functionality of the urinary tract. The formula is completed by Methionine and pomegranate extract.

Features

Food Supplement, 30 Retard tablets. Italian Parapharmaceutical Code: 911002121

Urofil contains Cranberry, Methionine and Pomegranate.

Cranberry contributes to the functionality of the urinary tract and to the drainage of body liquids. It also exert antioxidant activity. Methionine is an essential aminoacid with a methylated thiol group. Pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) extract contributes to regular intestinal motility and helps normal function of the gastrointestinal tract.

The recommended dose is 1 or 2 tablets per day with plenty of drinking water.

Keep out of the reach of children under the age of 3. Do not exceed the recommended daily dose. Do NOT use during pregnancy. Food supplements should not be intended or used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.

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