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Muira Puama

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What other names is Muira Puama known by?

Bois de la Puissance, Bois de la Puissance Sexuelle, Marapuama, Muira-Puama, Muirapuama, Potency Wood, Ptychopetali lignum, Ptychopetalum olacoides, Ptychopetalum uncinatum.

What is Muira Puama?

Muira Puama is a plant. The wood and root are used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Sexual disorders, stomach upset, menstrual (period) irregularities, sore joints, or loss of appetite.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).

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