How should I take cranberry supplements?

Many types of cranberry supplements are available. Most common are capsules or tablets, although cranberry also comes in liquids, teas, and tinctures. People using one form of supplement should not add another form without talking to their healthcare provider. Always follow your practitioner's directions and the package instructions.

Continue Learning about Cranberry

Should I tell my doctor that I am taking cranberry supplements?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
It is always wise to tell your doctor about any supplements you are taking. People who take bloo...
More Answers
What is the best way to take cranberry supplements?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
The amount and type of cranberry supplements people should take depend on several factors, inclu...
More Answers
Are there any side effects from eating cranberries?
Orally, cranberry is usually well tolerated and certainly at a normal intake of 1-2 cups/day. Howeve...
More Answers
How do cranberry supplements treat urinary tract infections?
Cranberry supplements (or juice) aren't helpful in treating a urinary tract infection. The thinking ...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.