From our list of herbs and spices, the following are recommended for Libido:
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Natural Cures and Remedies for Libido
Allergic reactions including asthma possible (PH2). Not to be used during pregnancy (PH2). See accounts for papain in FNF and KOM. Papaya seeds can reverse sterility without affecting libido
The menopause can bring an array of health problems: hot flushes, mood swings, low libido, discomfort during sex and joint aches. Each woman will have an individual set of symptoms that will vary in severity. And each woman will need an individual prescription, which may need to be adjusted as the symptoms improve. Therefore the two prescriptions here will suit only a proportion of women and should be customised to treat your unique set of symptoms.
Cinnamon, Ginko, Ginseng, Maca
The treatment should be relatively short-term – a month or two. If you don’t see any difference in your libido after that time, consider seeing a herbalist, who may be able to sort out the underlying causes, especially if they are related to hormonal imbalances.
Boosts libido Horny goat weed’s actions were first observed, and probably used, to increase sexual libido in goats, hence its name. Research has found that this herb not only increases libido in humans, but it also helps with fertility issues and impotence. It tends to open the vessels to the brain and sexual organs, supporting and increas – ing blood supply. For men, in particular, studies indicate that it tones the liver and perhaps in turn balances out sexual hormone production. Erectile dysfunction studies have demonstrated positive
While the modern crop of antidepressants are better, they still frequently cause problems, including nausea, headache, insomnia, agitation, and sexual problems. The most complained-about side effect in women is loss of the ability to experience orgasm. Men sometimes experience impotence, and both sexes may experience loss of libido. Too many men and women have had to make the choice between living depression free or experiencing a normal sex life. Research has found that taking 5-HTP does not cause this dilemma.
Many illnesses and associated conventional treatments can diminish the libido, so make sure you are well informed about your symptoms and the side effects of your medication. Herbs are unlikely to override the effects of such medication, so you may want to look for alternatives from your doctor (or consider herbal treatment for your original ailment). The most common condition that has a negative effect on sex drive is depression. The second most common is overwork and lack of sleep!