INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Buchu

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Botanical, Extract

As Known As: Agathosma crenulata, Barosma crenulata, Oval buchu

Buchu is a shrub that is native to South Africa.  The Khoekhoe people traditionally used the plant for a wide range of symptoms, ranging from nervousness to urinary tract discomfort.

Buchu is used in health supplements today to support the natural function in the urinary tract and prostate.

 

MORE COMING SOON

In the meantime see the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for buchu or the WebMD entry for buchu for more information.