This herb is renowned as an
aphrodisiac throughout the world. It works because it enhances the action of testosterone.
It is also an
anti-depressant and mood enhancer. It has been used as a food additive in sweets, baked
goods, and liqueurs, and has even been smoked. Some contemporary herbalists think
Damiana has no medicinal benefits, others believe it benefits the nervous and endocrine
systems. It is prescribed to reduce anxiety, depression.
Damiana may also benefit
the urinary tract and genitalia area.
How It May Benefit
brings oxygen to the
remedies sexual and
impotence and prostate
Too much Damiana can cause
insomnia and headaches. Do not use if you suffer from irritable bowel syndrome.
See your herbalist or naturopath for advice.
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
Damiana is available in
tinctures and capsules.