Catuaba ( Erythroxylum cvatuaba) is a plant that can be found in the north of Brazil
and has been used for decades to enhance erection. It stimulates the central nervous system and has aprohdisiac properties.
Catuaba bark benefits :
Alhtough it’s mainly known due for its male enhancemente properties studies revealed that catuaba improves memory. Like maca root, catuaba shows positive results in the treatment of depressive disorders ( depression ).
Studies also point to the possibility of catuaba being able to regulate prostate function and that the plant contains chemicals that might work against certain bacteria and viruses.
It increases libido, calms nerves and reduces anxiety. Like Yohimbe and Pau de Cabinda, Catuaba dilates blood vessels and provides stronger erections.
It’s the most famous Brazilian aphrodisiac plant. In the state of Minas there is a saying, “Until a father reaches 60, the son is his; after that, the son is catuaba’s!”
According to the noted British researcher of medicinal plants Michael Straten, as an aphrodisiac catuaba is benefical to both men and women but it’s in the area of male impotence ( erectile dysfunction ) that the most striking results have been reported.