Eleuthero Root - is an adaptogen that assists in promoting androgen levels and raising energy and libido levels.
Muira Puama - is a male tonic that is considered an aphrodisiac and purported to improve libido and erection.
Yohimbe Bark - is a stimulating herb that can increase blood circulation to the genitals and improve erection. Libido and stamina may be raised as well as sensation. It is important to note, however, that Yohimbe can increase heart rate, body temperature, and blood pressure. And this is why Cheryl created an alternative Male Formula product without Yohimbe.
American Ginseng Root - is an adaptogen. Its applicability here is as a sexual tonic.
Sarsaparilla Root - is an adaptogen and helps to tonify the sexual system by providing it nutrients and strength. It balances reproductive hormones, including testosterone. It can assist with low libido, difficulty getting an erection, and premature ejaculation.
Ginger Root - is warming and a circulatory stimulant.
Kola Nut - contains caffeine and is stimulating to the nervous system, helping you to wake up and providing energy, and stimulating to the circulatory system as well.
Oat Grass Seed - is a tonic herb that supports us sexually by nourishing the nerves to enable more sensitivity to touch, stimulating glands to secrete, encouraging better blood flow through the vessels, and improving our ability to be intimate.
Saw Palmetto Berry - is a tonic to the prostate gland supporting normal function of the reproductive system and of the libido.
SOURCES: David Winston's Adaptogens, Herbs for Strength, Stamina, and Stress Relief, Stephen Buhner's Natural Testosterone Plan, Leslie Taylor's The Healing Power of Rainforest Herbs, Matthew Wood's The Earthwise Herbal, A Complete Guide to New World Medicinal Plants, Susun Weed's Healing Wise
BOTANICAL SAFETY INFORMATION
Use 1 - 2 dropperfuls, or as much as a half teaspoon at a time, 3 - 4 times daily. Best results may be obtained by taking this formula regularly. Another option is to use it on an as-needed basis, but regular use may be more effective. If used daily, take a break after 4 months.
Do not use herbal products to replace necessary care by a qualified physician.
Damiana Leaf, Turnera aphrodisiaca, organic/wild crafted
Safe to consume when used appropriately.
Eleuthero Root (Siberian Ginseng), Eleutherococcus senticosus, organic
Avoid during hypertension, but some authorities disagree with this caution. Avoid with the cardiac medication digoxin.
Muira Puama, Ptychopetalum olacoides, wild crafted
Safe to consume when used appropriately.
Yohimbe Bark, Corynanthe/Pausinystalia johimbe, wild crafted
Avoid during pregnancy or lactation. Avoid with liver or kidney disease or in chronic inflammation of the sexual organs or prostate gland. Avoid with high blood pressure. May potentiate pharmaceutical MAOIs (monoamine oxidase inhibitors) and hypotensive drugs. Yohimbe bark is a nervous system stimulant that can produce unpleasant digestive and nervous system symptoms including nervousness, heart irregularities, headaches, tremors, and insomnia.
American Ginseng Root, Panax quinquefolius, organic
Avoid with use of warfarin (Coumadin). Use with caution if diabetic and monitor blood sugar levels.
Sarsaparilla Root, Smilax medica, wild crafted
Some authorities warn it leads to gastric irritation and temporary kidney impairment and advise of potential drug interactions with hypnotics, digitalis glycosides, and bismuth.
Ginger Root, Zingiber officinale, organic
Avoid with active gallstone disease. Avoid with blood thinning medication. May potentiate anti-platelet medication. Large doses may cause gastrointestinal disturbance. Excessive doses of preparations made from fresh Ginger root have been reported to cause dry mouth, sore throat, nosebleeds, and kidney inflammation.
Kola Nut, Cola acuminata, wild crafted
Contains caffeine. Avoid during pregnancy or lactation. Avoid use with other central nervous system stimulants. Avoid with heart disorders and epilepsy. May induce anxiety or aggravate depression. Avoid use with gastric or duodenal ulcers. Not recommended for excessive or long-term use. Not for use by children under 18 years of age.
Oat Grass Seed, Avena sativa, organic
May antagonize the effect of morphine and nicotine.
Saw Palmetto Berry, Serenoa repens, organic/wild crafted
Regular consultation with a physician is advised when using this herb for treatment of enlarged prostate.
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