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Azo cranberry

Generical name: Cranberry [KRANBER-ee]
Brand Names: Azo Cranberry AZO Cranberry Gummies Azo-Cranberry Cranberry Fruit, Cranberry Fruit with Vitamin C… Show all 9 brands
Drug class: herbal products

What is Azo Cranberry?

Azo Cranberry comes from the fruit of an evergreen North American shrub. The acidity of Azo cranberries can cause unwanted bacteria to grow in the urinary system. Azo cranberry may also act as a diuretic (water pill).As a possible aid to preventing symptoms like pain and burning when urinating, Azo Cranberry has been widely used as an alternative medicine. Azo cranberry does not cure the bacteria responsible for a urinary infection.Researchers have not yet proven the effectiveness of other uses, such as urination issues caused by an enlarged prostate or odour reduction, to improve the quality of life for people who suffer from incontinence.Azo cranberry may not be effective for treating medical conditions. The FDA has not approved the use of this product for medical purposes. Azo cranberry is not a substitute for medication that you have been prescribed by your physician.Azo cranberry supplements are often sold. Many herbal supplements are not manufactured to regulated standards and have even been found to be contaminated by toxic metals or drugs. To minimise contamination, herbal or health supplements must be bought from a reputable source.Azo cranberry can be used in other ways not mentioned in the product guide.

Side effects of Azo cranberry

If you experience any of the following symptoms of an allergy reaction, seek immediate medical attention Hives, difficulty breathing, swelling in your lips, face, throat, tongue, or mouthIf you experience any of the following symptoms, stop using Azo Cranberry immediately and contact your doctor.

  • Continued pain or burning after urinating;
  • Vomiting, severe stomach pain,
  • Signs of kidney stones include painful or difficult urination; pink or red urine; nausea; and vomiting. Waves of pain may also spread from your back or side to your stomach or groyne.

Azo cranberry side effects may include:

  • Upset stomach;
  • Nausea, vomiting,
  • Diarrhoea.

There may be other side effects. For medical advice on side effects, call your doctor. Please report any side effects by calling the FDA's hotline: 1-800-FDA-1088


Please read all instructions on product labels and packaging. Inform your doctors about your allergies and medical conditions. Also, tell them which medicines you are using.

Before you take this drug

If you have an allergy to Azo Cranberry, then this product is not for you.

If you are suffering from:

  • A history of renal stones
  • Diabetes
  • A stomach disorder;
  • If you have an allergy to aspirin,

Azo cranberry is unknown to cause harm to an unborn child. If you are pregnant, do not use the product without consulting your doctor.Cranberry can pass through breast milk, which could harm nursing babies. If you are breastfeeding a child, do not use the product.

How to take Azo Cranberry

Consult your physician before using herbal supplements. Consult a health practitioner trained to use herbal or nutritional supplements.Use Azo Cranberry only as instructed on the label or by your physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare provider. Use only the recommended amount of product.Take Azo Cranberry with plenty of fluids.Chew the chewable tablet before swallowing it.Use different Azo cranberry forms at the same time without consulting a doctor. Combining different formulations increases the chance of overdosing.If the condition that you're treating with Azo Cranberry doesn't improve or worsens, call your doctor.Azo cranberries should be stored in an airtight container, as per the instructions on the label. Store away from light and heat.

What happens if I miss the dose?

If your next dose is approaching, skip the missed dose. Azo Azo Cranberry cannot be used to replace the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Call 1-800-222-1222 for poison help or seek immediate medical attention.

Avoid this

Avoid drinking over 1 litre of Azo Cranberry Juice daily for a prolonged period. Azo cranberry in high quantities can cause kidney stones.

Interaction with other drug

Azo Cranberry should not be taken without consulting your doctor if you take Warfarin. (Coumadin or Jantoven).Other medications, such as prescription drugs, over-the-counter products, vitamins, and herbal remedies, may also interact with cranberries. Inform your healthcare providers of all the medicines that you are currently taking and those you plan to start using.