1. It stimulates sexual activity and promotes fertility
Today, Maca is one of the most widely used natural fertility boosters in the world. Studies have shown that it stimulates the secretion of testosterone in men. Maca has also been shown to improve sperm production, sperm motility and semen volume. Taking Maca is thought to make men more fertile and also to stimulate female hormone production, which is essential for pregnancy.
G F Gonzales 1, C Gonzales, C Gonzales-Castañeda : Lepidium meyenii (Maca): a plant from the highlands of Peru--from tradition to science
G F Gonzales 1, A Cordova, C Gonzales, A Chung, K Vega, A Villena: Lepidium meyenii (Maca) improved semen parameters in adult men.
2. It improves libido and sexual desire
Maca from Peru is known worldwide for its aphrodisiac function and its ability to restore a rich and fulfilling sex life. Indeed, the plant is one of the best natural aphrodisiacs in the world.
The plant is commonly used to combat problems of erectile dysfunction or frigidity. It is effective against most sexual disorders. In addition, Maca can also combat certain causes of low libido. This may be due to stress, anxiety, depression, etc. Its components give it an activity close to that of testosterone.
G. F. Gonzales,A. Córdova,K. Vega,A. Chung,A. Villena,C. Góñez,S. Castillo: Effect of Lepidium meyenii (MACA) on sexual desire and its absent relationship with serum testosterone levels in adult healthy men.
P Bogani 1, F Simonini, M Iriti, M Rossoni, F Faoro, A Poletti, F Visioli: Lepidium meyenii (Maca) does not exert direct androgenic activities.