2020 : Reproductive Health
Aphrodisiac composition and management of male sexual dysfunction.
Majeed M, Nagabhushanam K, Bani S and Pandey A.
The patent discloses a composition for therapeutic management of male sexual dysfunction and related disorders. The composition WithanAlpha™ comprises of Withania somnifera extract (Shagandha®), Mucuna pruriens extract (MucunAmine™), Coleus forskohlii extract (ForsLean®), Kaempferia parviflora extract (Thealis™) and Piper nigrum extract (BioPerine®), for use as an aphrodisiac.
The experiment was conducted in male Wistar rats and observed for the reproductive performance studies. Both behavioral and biochemical assessments were carried out.
The rats were given three different doses of the formulation, 50, 100 and 200 mg/kg body weight.
Thus, the study proved that the formulation is very safe and exhibited an excellent aphrodisiac potential use for the management of male sexual dysfunction.