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5 Best Herbal Remedies For Impotence

[toc]Impotence is a condition wherein men are unable to achieve an erection, sustain it or ejaculate. Impotence is of two kinds. Primary impotence is a condition where the man is not able to have enough erection to achieve a fulfilled intercourse.


This condition is uncommon and is a result of psychological issues like severe intimacy fear or anxiety or guilt. Secondary impotence is a condition where men experience erectile dysfunction after being normal for some time. This is most common form of impotency seen today. This situation can be treated much more easily than the primary condition. A few herbal remedies for impotence are discussed below.

Herbal Remedies For Impotence

Gingko Biloba

Gingko biloba is also known as the Chinese maiden hair tree and the extract from the leaves of this herb are mainly advised for problems related to circulation, reduced levels of energy and overall tiredness. The ability of gingko biloba to regulate circulation is the main reason, why it is effective in treating impotency in men. The flavonoids present in the leaves of this herb are known to help in relaxing the blood vessels. At the same time, it also improves circulation that is sluggish in the blood vessels, which is caused due flaccid or paralyzed blood vessels. A study revealed that gingko biloba is extremely efficient in treating depression caused due to impotence and enhances sexual desire, orgasm results and excitement. The recommended dosage of this herb is about forty to eighty milligrams of the standard extract thrice every day.

ginkgo biloba


Ginseng is popularly known as the male remedy in China. A lot of evidence to prove that ginseng can improve vitality and relieve stress is noticed. The adrenal glands are responsible for dealing with conditions like stress in the body. These glands secrete several hormones like cortisol and adrenaline, which play a significant role in treating stress. This herb helps in improving physical and mental fatigue by wiping out adrenaline and cortisol, which stirs stress in the body. The therapeutic qualities of ginseng are beneficial during intercourse.  The suggested amount is 150 milligrams to be taken thrice a day.


Cloves, Cinnamon And Ginger

It is believed by herbalists that consuming spices like cloves, ginger and cinnamon helps in improving the circulation of blood, especially to the penis. These herbs are also known to warm up the blood.For several years, these three herbs have been used as an effective treatment for impotence. It is suggested to consume quarter gram of the powdered cloves, cinnamon and ginger for about three times every day. This is extremely efficient and beneficial in treating impotence.


Tribulus Terestris

Tribulus terestris is known to be a very promising herb in treating sexual dysfunction and impotence. This herb contains an active element known as protodioscin, which is helpful in treating infertility in men. Several studies have been done to prove its beneficial effects in the treatment of impotence. This herb acts on the imbalance created in the sex hormones and reduced testosterone levels.

The active element found in this herb works as a precursor and is converted by enzymes to its final form. The herb also elevates the DHEA levels, which help in increasing sexual drive. Thus, tribulus is very effective in gaining maximum pleasure during sexual intercourse when consumed on a regular basis. Although the herb works slowly, the results are excellent.

Tribulus Terestris

Chaste Tree – Agnus Castus

This miracle herb is known to treat infertility, impotence and ejaculation in men. It is effective in treating impotence caused due to old age or excess masturbation, venereal disease or over indulgence in sex. This herb helps in regulating the pituitary glands and elevates the sperm count and the levels of testosterone.

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