What is tongkat ali extract powder
Eurycoma longifolia is a shrub native to Southeast Asia. It goes by many names: in Indonesia it is known as pasak bumi; in Malaysia, tongkat ali; and Thailand, cay ba binh. Tongkat ali and longjack are the most commonly used names for the herb in the Western world.
Tongkat Ali is probably best known for enhancing sexual vitality, but this remarkable herb provides broad adaptogenic and balancing properties for both women and men. The list of traditional uses is long and includes promoting general vitality with aging, invigorating sexual vitality, enhancing strength, muscle mass and bone mass, supporting balanced mood, strengthening stress tolerance, and supporting energy and general health.
Benefits of Tongkat Ali Extract
Adaptogens like tongkat ali send feedback to the hypothalamus, the part of the brain that governs many of your body’s key processes including metabolism and energy (thyroid), stress response (adrenals), and reproductive functions (testes/ovaries).
Research has shown that Tongkat Ali helps:
· Promote sexual drive and desire in men and women
· Support male sexual performance
· Improve energy and stress tolerance
· Promote normal muscle mass and strength
· Support optimal bone density
· Improve physical stamina and performance
· Elevate mood
· Balance blood sugar and normalize insulin
· Modulate immunity
· Balance the microbiome