Tribulus Terrestris is a plant found throughout
Australia, Asia, Africa, and North and South America. It contains
saponins, polysaccharides, sterols, flavonoids, and fatty acids, many of
which are indicated to have general health benefits. Tribulus Terrestris
is a natural testosterone enhancer, shown in clinical studies to increase
testosterone levels by aiding in the production of the luteinizing hormone
(LH), a hormone that influences sex drive. Tribulus Terrestris has been
used to increase virility, sex drive, and potency.
Epimedium is an important
supplement in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and is gaining popularity in
Western homeopathy as well. Epimedium is a leafy plant that grows best at
higher altitudes. Its leaves contain a variety of healthful flavonoids,
polysaccharides, and sterols, as well as an alkaloid called magnaflorine.
Its exact mechanism of action is still somewhat a mystery, but it has
shown success for many years in boosting sexual desire, stamina and
fighting fatigue. Clinical practitioners have long used epimedium to
assist with erectile fatigue, to improve libido, and to restore sexual
yohimbe) is an evergreen botanical native to Africa containing a substance
called yohimbine, plus additional similar compounds called indole
alkaloids. Synthesized yohimbine has been used medicinally for many
decades. Yohimbe is a traditional male aphrodisiac recognized worldwide
for boosting sexual desire.
Researchers recently reviewed several
studies concerning the use of the drug yohimbine and found that it is more
effective than placebo in increasing penile blood flow, and may also
increase the amount of cGMP, a substance required for the stimulation and
maintenance of erections.
is a native shrub of Brazil. It has long been used to improve libido and
increase sexual potency. A French study showed 62 percent of patients with
loss of libido had significant improvement. while
traditionally used to overcome general weakness and deliver extra energy.
It also has demonstrated aphrodisiac powers. Used to combat lack of sex
drive and stamina, it normalizes blood pressure while rejuvenating and
revitalizing the body. It also promotes the growth of nerve tissue. A key
ingredient of ginseng is ginsenoside, which alters blood flow to the brain
and penis and can build blood and sperm. Russian scientists have
demonstrated that ginseng stimulates both physical and mental activity,
enhances athletic performance and has a positive effect on the sex
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Catuaba has a
long history in herbal medicine as an aphrodisiac. The Tupi Indians in
Brazil first discovered the qualities of the plant and over the last
centuries, have composed many songs praising its wonders. Indigenous
people and local people have used Catuaba for generations and it is the
most famous of all Brazilian aphrodisiaca plants. In the state of Minas
there is a saying which goes, "Until a father reaches 60, the son is his,
after that the son is Catuaba's." According to Dr. Meira Penna, Catuaba
"functions as a stimulant of the nervous system, above all when one deals
with functional fatigue of the male genital organs... it is an innocent
aphrodisiac, used without any ill effects at all.
Found throughout Mexico, Central America and the
Caribbean, the Latin name of this herb suggests its use as an aphrodisiac.
The ancient Mayans used Damiana for "giddiness and loss of balance" as
well as for an aphrodisiac. In the years following the European conquest
of Central and South American Damiana has been associated with improving
sexual function in both males and females. In Holland it is renowned for
its sexual enhancing qualities and positive effect on the reproductive
organs. The pharmacology of the plant suggests that its alkaloids could
have testosterone-like actions.