Damiana

Scientific Name

Turnera diffusa


Overview

Damiana is an antidepressant, acts as a diuretic, and enhances testosterone.  It can treat depression, herpes, impotence and sexual complications.  Individuals with irritable bowel syndrome should not use damiana.


Function


Forms Available


Recommended Intake


Deficiency


Sources in the Diet


Challenges Presented


Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs