Overview

Butea superba is a vine that grows in India, China, Vietnam, and Thailand. The roots (tubers) are used as medicine.

People take Butea superba for erectile dysfunction (ED), increasing sexual desire, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

It is not known how Butea superba might work as a medicine. Some evidence suggests that the chemicals in Butea superba may act similarly to hormones that regulate sexual function.

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