Men are competitive by nature and are naturally obsessed with finding ways to boost their sex lives. The same thing goes true with men who are suffering from sexual dysfunctions. The answer to this pressing need is natural cures for male enhancement. Herbal male enhancement products are natural in the sense that they came from exotic plants that have potent sexually enhancing properties and little or no known side effects.
Muira puama, or Potency Wood, is an extract or capsule derived from the root and bark of a Brazilian shrub known to have long-lasting effects when it comes to enhancing virility and prolonging erections. Known as “the Viagra of the Amazon,” muira puama has a long history of traditional use as a general health improver, energy tonic and cure for impotence and sexual dysfunctions. You can buy muira pPuama in capsule form. Its other use is as a treatment of stress and based on a 2007 study in Brazil, it is a promising antioxidant.
Gingko biloba is derived from the oldest tree species, a Chinese tree of the same name. People used to believe that its extracts could increase blood circulation throughout the body. A 1998 study in the United States proves that gingko biloba is 84 percent effective in the treatment of antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction in men and even in women. Gingko biloba, popularly marketed as a memory enhancer, is a stress reliever.
Horny Goat Weed
Known as Yin Yang Huo or Epimedium, horny goat weed enjoys popularity among those who are into traditional Chinese medicine. Horny Goat Weed contains aphrodisiac properties due to its active ingredient known as icariin. More importantly, horny goat weed is a treatment of sexual dysfunction and it boosts erectile function, alleviates fatigue and restores passion. A 2002 study in Japan proves that horny goat weed is also a promising antioxidant that stops the growth of cancerous tumors. A 2002 study in China concludes that the herb also inhibits inflammation. You can feel the effects of the capsules of horny goat weed after 3 to 4 days of daily use.
Tongkat ali is an extract from a southeast Asian tree, which is popular for increasing testosterone levels way above your natural level and consequently, it enhances libido and treats erectile dysfunction. A 2007 study by two Malaysians showed that the increase in testosterone levels promotes increased strength, muscle mass and sex drive and a reduction in body fat. Tongkat ali is also known as nature’s testosterone booster. You can purchase tongkat ali in capsules that you should take four times a day.
References and ResourcesEffects of Eurycoma longifolia Jack (Tongkat Ali) on the Initiation of Sexual Performance of Inexperienced Castrated Male Rats
Tongkat Fitness: Tongkat Ali Root Extract
Effects of Eurycoma longifulia Jack on laevator ani muscle in both uncastrated and Testosterone-Stimulated Castrated Intact Male Rats
Herb Wisdom: Muira Puama Benefits
NCBI: Antioxidant Activities of Ptychopetalum olacoides (“muirapuama”) in Mice Brain
ResourcesUniversity of Maryland Medical Center: Gingko Biloba
NCBI: Ginkgo biloba for Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction
Clinical Trials: Ginkgo Biloba: Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction