Daily OTC Pearl: D-Mannose

D-Mannose can aid in maintaining urinary and bladder health.

OTC/Lifestyle Pearl of the Day: D-Mannose

Indication: D-Mannose can aid in maintaining urinary and bladder health.

Insight:

  • D-mannose, a monosaccharide naturally found in fruits, is commonly marketed as a dietary supplement for reducing the risk for urinary tract infections (UTIs).
  • Research suggests that supplemented D-mannose could be a promising alternative or complementary remedy especially as a prophylaxis for recurrent UTIs.
  • Directions: Take 2 tablets 1 to 3 times daily, per recommendation from a health care provider.
  • Separate from all other medications for interactions purposes.
  • Comes in 500 mg or 1000 mg options.

Reference:

Zazzee D-Mannose 180 Vegan Capsules, 1000 mg per Serving, Pure, Potent and Fast-Acting, Extra Strength Dosage, Vegan, Non-GMO and All-Natural : Health & Household (amazon.com)