G39 Cowberry


50ml Drops

Cowberry Young Shoots – Rebuilds mucous membranes, especially in gut, Helps restore normal bowel flora


Cowberry Young Shoots


  • Rebuilds mucous membranes, especially in gut
  • Helps restore normal bowel flora
  • Female senescence
  • Remineralises, facilitates calcium absorption

 Therapeutic actions:

  • Vaccinium vitis-idaea is a female oriented remedy, recommended at menopause (contains a certain amount of estradiol).
  • Detoxify & repairs the intestinal mucosa.
  • Helps restore normal bowel flora.
  • Female senescence.
  • Remineralises, facilitates calcium absorption in the colon.
  • Acts as a remedy of premature aging at different stages of biological decompensation (conjunctival hyalinosis).
  • Promotes the elimination of uric acid, urea and cholesterol levels.
  • It is a good urinary drainer – disinfectant.
  • Plant indicated when hyalinization (descriptive histologic term referring to any alteration giving a homogenous, glassy pink appearance in routine histologic sections – not a specific pathology but the common result of multiple different mechanisms on tissues and organs) of tissues is the major problem.
  • In summary the macerate of Vaccinium vitis-idaea is a general-purpose remedy, and a polyvalent antiageing remedy recommended for the elderly.

Clinical indications:

  • Menopause: Hot flushes, antispasmodic, uterine fibroids, ovarian hyalinosis (postmenopausal).
  • Vascular: Vaccinium vitis-idaea also works on arteries and arterioles, of which it prevents the sclerosis and the degeneration of the wall. Arteriosclerosis of the arteries with wall degeneration.
  • Hyalinosis: Arterial, conjunctival, viral pericarditis, thyroid adenoma.
  • Musculoskeletal: Osteoporosis (facilitates the absorption of calcium), evolutive chronic polyarthritis.
  • Uro-genital: Acts on calcium, oxalate stones, nephritis, prostatic problems, recurring cystitis (effective urinary disinfectant + diuretic action and is useful in recurrent cystitis and as drainer of the bladder).
  • Digestive: Intestinal disinfectant. Bipolar diphasic action, inert colon stimulant in constipation or sedative and antispasmodic in diarrhea. IBS, colitis, colic, duodenum & peptic ulcers, diverticulosis, pseudomembranous colitis post-antibiotic therapy. Constitutes a remarkable intestinal drainer and disinfectant.
  • Respiratory: Pulmonary fibrosis, long term complications of pulmonary embolism.
  • Consider in combination with:
  • Quercus robur, Rubus idaeus, for menopausal symptoms
  • Tilia tomentosa, Ficus carica, for colitis
  • Juglans regia, for post antibiotic rebalance of gut mucosa
  • Rubus fructicosus, Sequoia gigantea, for osteoporosis (Vaccinium vitis-idaea for women, Sequoia gigantea for men)
  • Rubus fructicosus, Alnus incana, for uterine fibroids

NPN: 80011085

Additional information

Weight 0.129 kg
Dimensions 4 × 4 × 11 cm


Ingredients | Each drop contains:

Vaccinium vitis-idaea* …………………………….. 0.05 ml

(Cowberry buds) (extract 1:20, QCE 2.5 mg)

Non-medicinal ingredients: glycerin* (vegetal), alcohol*, purified water.

*Organic certification by Certisys-BE1

Suggested Use


Adults and children > 12 years take 5-15 drops daily, between meals, pure or diluted in water, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.


  • Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.
  • Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Do not use if safety seal is broken.
  • Keep in a cool, dry place.

Clinical experience:

  • Do not use at the beginning of the treatment in cases of auto-immune diseases, use when the treatment is in the reconstructive phase.
  • Do not use for disorders associated to elevated estrogen levels (endometriosis / adenomyosis / hormone-dependant cancer).

Precautions for use:

Pregnant women should avoid taking bud extracts with hormonal action like Quercus robur (Oak), Rubus idaeus (Raspberry), Sequoia gigantea (Giant redwood), Vaccinium vitis-idaea (Cowberry).

HerbalGem gemmo complex that contains Vaccinium vitis-idaea:

G23 MENO-GEM (menopause complex)

G26 FEM50+GEM (woman 50+ complex)

Gemmotherapy is a branch of phytotherapy that uses buds and young shoots of trees and shrubs. Gathered in the spring at a key stage of their natural growth cycle, buds and young shoots are freshly handpicked and put in maceration in a solution of water, alcohol and glycerin to extract all their active principles.

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