Muira Puama Herbal Remedies
Muira puama is a Brazilian herb used for impotence and as an aphrodisiac to increase sexual energy. Avoid long-term use (over 4 weeks), as there is very little information about its safety available. Muira Puama has a taste of SPICY and a temperature of WARM.
Muira Puama Proper Dose
|Muira Puama Decoction||1/2 to 1 cup 2 x daily|
|Muira Puama Tincture||1-4 droppersful|
Muira Puama Reference Information
|Latin Name||Ptychopetalum olacoides; P. uncinatum|
|Herb Forms||Tincture, bulk herb for tea.|
|Affects||Endocrine system, Reproductive system|
|Cautions||This is generally considered a safe herb, but there is no significant information published on its safety.|
|Botanical Info||The young stem and roots of plants from the Olacaceae family, native to the Amazon region.|
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Madaus, G. 1976. Lehrbuch der Biologischen Heilmittel. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag.