Elephant Vine for Sexual stamina, desire, Libido
What are some natural aphrodisiacs?
Elephant Vine (Argyreia Nervosa) is best known for imparting sexual stamina, sexual desire, libido, and is a natural aphrodisiac. The plant is a very large woody climber and contains many ergoline alkaloids. Researchers have proved that the root and flowers of Argyreia Nervosa are safe and effective in stimulating sexual desire and stamina. We will also discuss in this article about various herbal supplements.
Aphrodisiacs are defined as those which arouse the sexual instinct, induce desire and increase pleasure and performance. This word is derived from Aphrodite, the Greek Goddess of love. These substances are derived from plants, animals or minerals and since time they have been the passion of mankind.
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Elephant Vine helps delay old age and keeps one young by strengthening the body. It is an appetizer and improves digestion and also increases sexual vigor, libido. It acts as an alterative and tonic. It is also useful in stress and nervous disorders.
The plant Argyreia Nervosa has aphrodisiac properties. The root, flowers and to some extent, leaves (homogenate in 2% gum acacia) of the plant showed aphrodisiac activity as evidenced by an increase in mounting behavior of mice.
The plant exhibited Immuno Modulating and Aphrodisiac effect. Gokhale AB, Damre A, Sand Sarat HN, Investigations into the Immunomodulatory activity of Argyreia nervosa.
Root is bitter, aphrodisiac, diuretic and is used in rheumatism and diseases of the nervous system. Also used as a tonic. It is a local stimulant and acts a rubifacient.
As per Ayurveda, Argyreia Nervosa acts as a Vatkaphshamak, Shukravardhat, Vrsya, Balya, Rasayan and Medhya. Root acts as an appetizer and is useful in anemia, blood sugar conditions, obesity, and as an anti- inflammatory, a brain tonic and as an expectorant.
Researchers observed that daily administration of root and flower suspension for six days to male mice resulted in increase in mating behavior of mice.
Herbal supplements that have Elephant Vine along with the other herbs like Ashwagandha, Velvet Bean, Bombax, Tribulus, Avaram and Shatavari have been clinically proven for their aphrodisiac action. The blend gives a synergistic effect and helps increases sexual desire, performance and work as natural aphrodisiacs. One such product in the market is Vgor Hrx.
Dr. Veena Deo is an Ayurvedic Doctor in India. All the information provided and on supplements above and opinions expressed above are her own and should not be construed as medical advice. This information is provided for educational purposes only.