Remedies for the Male Reproductive System
Usage: This herb, used as a less expensive substitute for panax ginseng (American,
Chinese o Korean), has been found to have some adaptogenic properties
of its own.
It not only helps the body cope better with stress, it increases stamina and endurance, stimulates the brain to improve concentration and stimulates male hormone production.
As a general tonic take 1-2 capsules 2-3x daily.
Comments: Russian researchers have found many positive benefits of this herb as a general tonic to promote endurance and good health.
Warnings: Not recommended for acute diseases, high fever, severe inflammations, hyperactivity or extreme, nervous anxiety.
Korean and American Ginseng
Usage: As a daily tonic for strengthening sexual hormones, improving resistance and stamina, use 1-3 capsules per day.
For acute stress take 3-6 capsules per day.
For chronic weakness and immune deficiency, use 2-5 capsules per day.
Combines well with other sweet tonics, such as gotu kola, licorice, kelp, etc.
Can be used by women as well as men.
Comments: Ginseng is one of the most highly prized herbs in the world. The older roots are considered more beneficial and may draw extremely high prices in the marketplace.
Warnings: Has no toxic effects but is counterindicated in acute diseases, high fevers or inflammation.
Historical uses: Aphrodisiac, cough, estrogen-low, fatigue, female problems, frigidity, hormonal imbalance, hot flashes, impotency, infertility, kidney diseases, Lou Gehrig's disease, nerve-loss of, PMS, prostate-inflammation of, sex drive-increase.
Usage: As a sexual stimulant use 2 capsules with 2 meals.
May either lower or raise blood pressure.
Comments: Damiana may work by irritating the urinary tract during elimination.
Warnings: Not to be used when a person is emaciated, weak or experiencing inflammation.
Historical uses: Breasts-enlarged, diabetes, glandular weakness, hormone imbalance, prostate problems, reproductive organ weakness, throat troubles, thyroid-low, weight gain.
Usage: For prostate enlargement and urinary problems in men, 2 capsules with 3 meals.
Combines well with echinacea and many kidney herbs.
Comments: Known as the "old man's friend." A drug for treating prostate enlargement has been extracted from this plant.
(Prostate - Dr. Christopher)
Ingredients: Cedar berries, golden seal, capsicum, parsley, ginger, Siberian ginseng, uva ursi, queen of the meadow, marshmallow.
Historical uses: Edema, kidney problems, impotency, prostate problems, urinary infection.
Usage: For prostate enlargement and urinary problems in men, use 2 capsules 3x daily.
Can also be used for diabetes and kidney/bladder infections-use 2-3 capsules 3x daily with plenty of water.
Warnings: Not recommended for hypoglycemics.
The following supplements found in the General Nutrition section are also useful for the male reproductive system.
Nourishes Male and Female Reproductive system
Enhances mental and physical strength
Usage: This mineral is critical to male reproductive function.
Zinc is lost because of erection and ejaculation and must be replaced.
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