In herbal medicine systems in Peru, Huanarpo macho is considered aphrodisiac, anti-asthmatic, anti-diabetic, antitussive, anti-ulcerous, and nervine.* It is widely used to restore male sexual potency, for premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, and as a male sexual tonic and aphrodisiac.* To learn more about this wonderful rainforest plant, go to the Tropical Plant Database file on Huanarpo Macho. To see photographs of huanarpo macho click here.
Traditional Uses:* as a male sexual stimulant, libido enhancer and aphrodisiac; for erectile dysfunction; for renal and adrenal support; as a nervine to calm and support the central nervous system; as an antitussive (for coughs, asthma and bronchitis)Suggested Use: Take 2 ml of a 1:4 concentrated extract 2 - 3 times daily or as needed. For more complete instructions on preparing your own extract see the Methods for Preparing Herbal Remedies Page.