Unrest Sexual disorders, sexual dysfunction, dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, menstruation, fatigue, depression, stress, anxiety
Diseases Urethritis, cystitis
Beneficial Aphrodisiac, antidepressant, diuretic, urinary antiseptic
Or damiana damiane is a small tree or bush (no more than two meters high) that have aromatic woody stems. The leaves of damiana are isolated, long and looks like an iron, light green, they give off a strong smell of chamomile. Flowers that appear at the beginning of the summer are small and yellow, and the fruit of a damiana approaching the fig flavor.
Damiana originates in Mexico, he took off in many countries in hot and humid as it is a tropical plant are found in Africa and India, the Caribbean, southwest Texas, in the center of America and the Caribbean.
Damiana composition Damiana medicinal properties
It is in the leaves of the damiana found its active ingredients. They contain arbutin (alkaloids), volatile essential oils (chamomile scent), delta cadinene, tannin, thymol and cineole, glucoside, resin and gum.
Damiana was part of the European Pharmacopoeia as an aphrodisiac natural, but it also has other medicinal properties, is an antidepressant, a diuretic, urinary antiseptic natural laxative and a cathartic.
The Damiana is an aphrodisiac both male and female, it acts by stimulating sexual organs (libido), treating the dysfunctions (premature ejaculation and impotence), regulates menstrual disorders (dysmenorrhea or amenorrhea) while strengthening the female organ.
The benefits of damiana treats, soothes and relieves urinary tract infections, urethritis (inflammation of the urethra), cystitis and kidney inflammation by its diuretic and antiseptic. Damiana is also on intestinal transit to regulate it ideal for treating certain digestive disorders by a purgative and laxative.
The damiana herb to invigorate the body involved in cases of great fatigue or exhaustion, its effectiveness is on depression, stress and anxiety by stimulating the nervous system.
Damiana other uses
American damiana is integrated into the composition of a liqueur popular in all, most of this liqueur Damiana is found in a cocktail known as damiana margarita. Damiana leaves are also used in the manufacture of a herbal flavor with a pleasant slightly bitter.
Sexual disorders, sexual dysfunction, dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, menstruation, fatigue, mild depression, stress, anxiety, urethritis, cystitis, aphrodisiac, antidepressant, diuretic, urinary antiseptic