Damiana is a plant that grows in Mexico, Central America, West Indies and South America and has been traditionally used for hundreds of years. Damiana was recorded to be mixed with sugar to make a sweet drink by Mexican Indians for its aphrodisiac properties. Damiana is also made into a delicous tea and burnt as incense for relaxation.
Damiana leaf is also brilliant for smoking, it has a wonderful aroma and taste - many people have smoked Damiana to ween themselves off tobacco when trying to quit. Damiana does not contain nicotine.
CONTRAINDICATIONS Not recommended for pregnant or nursing women. Not recommended for people with severe liver or kidney disease.
Suggested Dosage Damiana powder - 1-3 grams up to twice a day,
Damiana fluid extract- 2-4 ml of a liquid extract per day,(can be split up over the day) Extraction ratio 1:1 Alcohol Vol 60%
Damiana cut herb- 1 teaspoon of cut herb / 1 cup of boiling water, infuse for 10-15 minutes.