Similar to the American blueberry, Bilberry is grown in Europe, Canada, and the United States. The berries are used for medicinal purposes, as well as the leaves. Solaray Bilberry Extract are used in connection with Diabetes, Macular degeneration, Retinopathy, Atherosclerosis, Diarrhea, Cataracts, Night Blindness, and Varicose veins.
Bilberry received great notoriety in Europe during World War II when bilberry jam was fed to Royal Air Force Pilots who flew nighttime bombing raids over Germany. Bilberry’s potential effects have been the subject of research and are intended to provide nutritive support for normal, healthy eyes and circulation.
Use only as directed. Take one vegetarian capsule daily with a meal or glass of water.