damiana(redirected from herba de la pastora)
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Used for female reproductive system and cycles. Aphrodisiac, used for depression, impotence, nervousness, urinary problems, hypertension. Tests on rats showed definite increase in sexual activity. Small shrub with small yellow flowers. Chamomile-type scent. Fruits taste like figs. Leaf tea used as relaxant. Can interfere with iron absorption if taken too much.