This herb has traditionally been used as an aphrodisiac. Modern research supports this use as well. It has been shown to increase sperm count in males and the strength of eggs in females, help with erectile dysfunction and anorgasmia. It has also been shown to help increase blood flow and stimulation in sexual organs.
Damiana has anti-depressant properties and helps to boost the overall mood and bring about a general feeling of well-being.
This medicinal herb has hormonal balancing properties. It has been shown to help with the hormonal imbalances common with menopause in women.
Damiana is also used for treating mood disorders. It helps level hormonal responses and boost mood.
This herb has been used as a central nervous system depressant to help with CNS disorders and modify and control the nervous response.
It has been shown to help boost energy and reduce the effects of exhaustion.
Constipation is another condition that has been treated with this herb.
Traditional uses for damiana include; anti-anxiety, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, cough supressant, mild laxative, digestive stimulant, expectorant, diuretic, and astringent.
Take 2 capsules three times daily with food or water.