Type of Study Randomized Human Clinical Study
Study Setup Participants:137 older Women Duration:6 months Dosage:500 mg Cranberry extract
Key findings This human study compared the effect of cranberry or an antibiotic on recurrent urinary tract infections. The data showed that the antibiotic had a very limited advantage over cranberry. Additionally the antibiotics had a more adverse effects.
Authors  Marion E. T. McMurdo, Ishbel Argo, Gabby Phillips, Fergus Daly and Peter Davey
Organisation Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, UK
Full research text Available at : https://academic.oup.com/jac/article/63/2/389/711705