This section is from the book "A Practitioner's Handbook Of Materia Medica And Therapeutics", by Thos. S. Blair. Also available from Amazon: A Practitioner's handbook of Materia Medica and Therapeutics.
Uva Ursi, Bearberry. An astringent diuretic, useful in relaxed states of the bladder walls and where mucous discharges are profuse. It is employed in ulceration of the bladder wall, cystitis, pyelitis, diabetes, and in urinary calculi. (F.e., I0 to 60 I.)