Yohimbe is a tree that grows throughout the
African nations of Cameroon, Gabon and Zaire. (A similar plant in South America is called
Quebracho). For centuries, natives from these areas have ingested both the crude bark and
purified compound as a tonic to enhance sexual prowess and as an aphrodisiac. The bark has
been smoked as a hallucinogen and has been used in traditional medicine to treat angina
and hypertension. The herb is a sensual stimulant for healthy men and women. Today,
doctors prescribe an extract from the tree to treat organic impotence.
Yohimbe's energizing effects stem from it's
ability to increase blood flow to the genitals, both male and female. It is thought to
stimulate the pelvic nerve ganglia and thus is helpful for men with erection problems. In
fact a prescription drug, yohimbine hydrochloride, is the only FDA approved drug for
impotence. Effects can include increased libido, increased sensation and increased
stamina. Women have also reported similar effects and general pleasant sensations.
Saw Palmetto is a small, palm like North
American plant. The Saw Palmetto extract comes from berries of small palm trees, and the
extracts comprise of different fatty acids and sterols. Native Americans have used the Saw
Palmetto berry to treat genital, urinary tract, and reproductive system problems. Saw
Palmetto is widely researched and used in Europe, and is now gaining popularity in North
America, and being used for its benefits for the urinary tract.
Saw Palmetto herb extract has been marketed
as an aphrodisiac for men and women, and it's also anabolic (muscle building), and helps
build muscle tissues. Saw Palmetto is made up of Fatty acids - Saw Palmetto contains a
variety of fatty acids including lauric acid, oleic acid, myristic acid, and palmitic
acid, Phytosterols (plant sterols), and polysaccharides.
One of Saw Palmetto's key uses is treating
benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). BPH is enlargement of the prostate gland, and can
block the urethra and require surgery. Below are some health benefits of Saw Palmetto.
- Saw Palmetto inhibits testosterone action on
the prostate, thus is used widely for BPH treatment
- Saw Palmetto also prevents binding of DHT to
androgen receptors, hence helps with hair loss
- It inhibits androgen and estrogen receptor
activity and helps both men and women to balance hormones
- Saw Palmetto herb helps treat bladder
inflammation and helps with urinary flow
- Women also use Saw Palmetto herb to stimulate
breast enlargement and also to treat uterine irritability.
- Saw Palmetto is also used to treat impotence,
frigidity, and also used as an aphrodisiac
- Some new evidence shows that Saw Palmetto may
also help with thyroid deficiencies
- Saw Palmetto is used to clear chest
congestion, treat coughs, asthma, and bronchitis
L-Arginine, also just called Arginine, has
appeared in many products of the past couple of years, gaining popularity as a
nonprescription treatment for high cholesterol and as an active ingredient in sexual
support products like Mycreme and Her Turn. L-arginine is a non-essential amino acid. In
the pancreas it is used to release insulin, in the pituitary gland, it is a component of
human growth hormone. It is required in muscle metabolism and helping with weight control
since it facilitates the increase of muscle mass, while reducing body fat. Arginine
pyroglutamate, in addition to having cognitive enhancing effects, is an excellent growth
hormone releaser because it is carried more efficiently across the blood- brain barrier
than arginine alone.
Arginine powder which is pure and in
its free form state so that it can be readily absorbed and utilised by the body for
optimum efficiency. Arginine is utilised by the pituitary gland, the immune system, male
sexual organs and the liver. It produces various compounds required for muscular energy,
and therefore maintains a lean, firm toned body. Arginine is needed for production of
growth hormones required for muscular energy, muscle tissue synthesis, muscle growth and
repair. L-Arginine is required in muscle metabolism and helping with weight control since
it facilitates the increase of muscle mass, while reducing body fat.
Catuaba is a medium-sized
vigorous growing tree in the Amazon Rain Forest. In Brazilian herbal medicine, Catuaba is
considered a central nervous system stimulant with aphrodisiac properties and used for
sexual impotency, agitation, nervousness, poor memory or forgetfulness, and sexual
weakness and lowered libido in both men and women.
Herbalists and health
practitioners in the US use Catuaba as a tonic for the genitals as well as a central
nervous system stimulant, for sexual impotence, general exhaustion and fatigue, for
insomnia related to hypertension, agitation, and poor memory. Catuaba is often used in
combination with Muirapauma, Maca and Yohimbe Bark to improve male sexual virility.
Catuaba belongs to the
family Erythroxylaceae, whose principal genus Erythroxylon contains several species and
varieties of which are the source of cocaine. Catuaba, however, contains none of the
active cocaine alkaloids. The constituents found in Catuaba include a bitter substance,
alkaloids, tannins, aromatic oils and fatty resins; phytosterols, cyclolignans and a
Brazilian scientist named it Ioimbina. Clinical studies on Catuaba have found very
interesting results involving its antibacterial and antiviral properties.
Horny Goat Weed
Behind the funny name of horny goat weed
stands a time-tested aphrodisiac that increases libido in men and women, and improves
erectile function in men. Known also as Epimedium or Yin Yang Huo, horny goat weed was
first described in ancient classical Chinese medicinal texts. Today, horny goat weed holds
an important place in Traditional Chinese Medicine and is gaining popularity around the
Used by practitioners for over 2,000 years,
horny goat weed is several species of epimedium, a leafy plant which grows in the wild,
most abundantly at higher altitudes. The leaves of the plant contain a variety of
flavonoids, polysaccharides, sterols and an alkaloid called magnaflorine. And while the
exact way that horny goat weed works remains unknown, the plant has long been employed to
restore sexual fire, boost erectile function, allay fatigue and alleviate menopausal
The herb tribulus terrestris shows
remarkable qualities in naturally increasing the level of luteinizing hormone levels (LH)
thereby improving the manufacture of testosterone in the body - a level of up to 30% is
claimed. It is furthermore used by people doing serious bodybuilding.
This herbal supplement has been used for
centuries in Eastern cultures, and the active ingredient is extracted from the fruits. The
fruits contain alkaloids, resins, tannins, sugars, sterols, essential oil, peroxidase,
diastase and glucoside. It has been used as a diuretic, tonic and aphrodisiac, urinary
disorders, gout, impotence etc.
The saponins contained in this product is
thought to help convert androstenedione and DHEA into testosterone, since a low level of
luteinizing hormone in the body will impede the conversion. Since tribulus terrestris
helps with increasing the level of the luteinizing hormone in the body, the formation and
synthesis of the testicular male sex hormone testosterone would be improved.
Bilberry is a perennial shrub native to
Northern Europe, Northern America, and Canada. Bilberry is also known by the names
Whortleberry, Black Whortles, Hurtleberry, Trackleberry, Dyeberry, European Blueberry,
Whinberry, Huckleberry, and Grouseberry. The Bilberry plant produces a fruit similar to
the American blueberry, but containing higher quantities of constituents useful for visual
acuity and night blindness. Bilberry Fruit was frequently taken during World War II by
British pilots to enhance their night vision before flights.
Today, Bilberry Leaf is being is used as an
antioxidant, and is beneficial in the strengthening of red blood cells & capillaries
around the eyes. By supplying added oxygen to the blood, Bilberry Leaf benefits all
capillaries in the body to improve circulation to the hands and feet. Bilberry Leaf is
rich in fatty acids, bioflavonoids, iron, zinc, and phosphorus. It also contains loeanolic
and ursolic acids, magnesium, selenium, and trace amounts of sodium & calcium.
Best when taken over time, Bilberry Leaf assimilates its unique nutritional properties by
strengthening the immune system.
Besides, bilberry can improve agraphia
resulting from visual illness and visual fatigue. Currently, bilberry extract is widely
used in health care products concerning vision and the cardio-cerebral vascular system.
Suitable for treating retinopathy, cataracts, glaucoma, yellow spot decline and
hemorrhoidal pastille resulting from diabetes. It is also useful for relieving stress,
inflammation, and anxiety. Bilberry is also beneficial as a urinary tract antiseptic, as
well as a daily dietary supplement.
Avena sativa, or wild oats, have long been
used by breeders to help male animals "sow their oats" or boost their fertility.
Avena Sativa is one of the best remedies to feed the nervous system when under stress and
strengthen it to handle the situation. It works to calm down performance anxiety.
Avena Sativa (oats) is rich in
body-building nutrients including silicon, manganese, zinc, calcium, phosphorus and
Vitamins A, B1, B2 and E. In cases of sexual problems related to stress and anxiety, Avena
Sativa and its compounds work as nervine relaxants to ease tension and strengthen and
support the nervous system and as a tonic to promote energy to handle the stress. This
helps reduce over-excitability and facilitate sexual performance. Possible Benefits:
- Boosts fertility.
- Improves sexual performance.
- Relieves performance anxiety.
- Promotes energy.
- Strengthens the heart.
- Reduces craving for nicotine.
- Helps detoxification process.
- Good for urinary organs.
- Helpful for digestion.
Eurycoma longifolia Jack, also known as
Tongkat Ali in Malaysia, is a shrub-tree that grows in Malaysia, Burma, Indochina,
Thailand, Sumatra, Borneo, and the Phillipines. It is traditionally used primarily as an
aphrodisiac and for improving general health. Other traditional uses include treatment of
aches, persistent fever, malaria, dysentery, glandular swelling, bleeding (as a
coagulant), edema, hypertension, syphilitic sores, and ulcers. A large variety of
constituents have been identified, including quassinoids, canthin-6-one alkaloids,
beta-carbolines, tirucallane-type triterpenes, squalene derivatives, and
biphenylneolignans. This supplement may be useful for the following purposes or
- Parasitic infection
- Testosterone increase
- Male infertility
Maca is a root that grows in the high
mountains of Peru. Rich in nutritional content (potassium, and higher levels of calcium
than in milk), maca is a natural hormonal balancer which provides great health benefits
for both, men and women. Due to its high nutritional value, maca is not only popular as a
sexual libido enhancer and menopause symptoms savior, but also greatly affects energy,
stamina, depression, memory, and more.
Maca is recommended for fertility problems,
sterility, and other sexual disorders. However, in Peru maca has long been known as a
potent APHRODISIAC. Research has proven maca to act on certain areas of the body that
produce hormones and energizing substances, which enhance libido and increase virility.
Maca is often compared to ViagraŽ; however, peruvian maca does not alter circulation.
Maca's amazing libido booster is a result of completely natural hormonal balancing. Maca
is a safe natural product that will improve your marriage, love and sexual life by
boosting your libido and stamina, and by producing a general sense of well being!.
Athletes around the world are starting to
notice maca root. Maca is in fact, a great source of energy. Research proves that as a
result of hormonal balancing maca also supports and helps restore the adrenal glands,
which produce adrenaline. So, if you are looking for a healthy and nutritional product to
boost your energy and improve endurance, maca is definitely for you!.
Low or High levels of estrogen are a common
problem to many women, which bring frustrating consequences to their health. Maca root
will dramatically fix these problems. Maca acts as a hormonal regulator that will bring
your body to its proper balance. As a result, maca will alleviate menopausal and painful
menstrual symptoms. What's more, maca will increase your energy, reduce your stress, and
even help you overcome depression.