muira puama

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muira puama

muira puama

Known as "potency wood" in Brazil. Root and bark used. Said to increase blood flow in the genitals of men and women. Bark are roots are the parts used medicinally as a tea. Overuse may result in anxiety, because it’s a stimulant. Plant grows to 15 ft (5m)
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The 1906 handcrafted chocolates are naturally made with romantic stimulants from all around the world including Muira Puama, considered the Viagra of the Amazon, a natural aphrodisiac from West Africa called Yohimbe and Damiana, an ancient Aztec favorite.
The oral antioxidant therapy consisted in a tablet/daily (for 3 months) with the following composition formula: propolis 100 mg, blueberry anthocyanins 80 mg, para-aminobenzoic acid 100 mg, Muira Puama 25 mg, soya isoflavones 50 mg, Persea americana 50 mg, vitamin E 36 mg, and Damiana 25 mg [61].
Waynberg and Brewer (2000) aimed to find an alternative for chemical medications used for treatment of female sexual dysfunction and consequently, assessed Muira Puama and Ginkgo in 202 healthy women with low sexual desire.
People report increased sexual desire after eating muira puama, a flowering plant found in Brazil; maca root, a mustard plant in the Andes; and chocolate.
Aphrodisiac herbs like maca, damiana, muira puama, ginkgo and sarsaparilla are also all remarkable herbs of Eros.
Most of them are proposed as legal and non-toxic anabolic and fat lowering products, and as sexual enhancing compounds based mainly on plant extracts coming from Gotu Kola, Smilax Officinalis, Muira Puama (which contain fucosterol, stigmasterol, sistosterol, and campesterol).
Lignans have also shown promising results against prostate cancer, while plants like muira puama have been shown to improve desire and performance, allowing aging men to recapture their sexual pleasures.
So I won't be popping down to Harvey Nicks and buying a bottle of "Love Potion," which, allegedly, is "designed to have aphrodisiac qualities with a potent concoction of blueberries, passion fruit and herbal ingredients such as muira puama, damiana and passionflower." Muira puama?
The passion fruit and blueberry drinks, called Love Potion, contain plant extracts including jasmine, muira puama, Chinese angelica and chocolate, which are said to act as an aphrodisiac.