INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Horny Goat Weed

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Botanical, Extract

Also Known As: Epimedium sagittatum

Horny goat weed is a perennial plant native to Asia and the Mediterranean.  Traditionally, it was thought to be an aphrodisiac, and it gets its common name from goat herders witnessing the results of their herd after eating this plant.

Horny goat weed is used in health supplements today to promote circulation and reproductive health.

 

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In the meantime see the Examine.com entry for horny goat weed, the MedlinePlus entry for horny goat weed, or the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for horny goat weed for more information.