Maca is a tuber originating in the Peruvian Andean region to which it is attributed valuable effects in the organism. According to studies carried out, it highlights. Maca Gelatinizada, TERRASSA, Spain. 39 likes. La Maca se utiliza como suplemento alimenticio y por sus propiedades medicinales descritas tradicionalmente. Maca Gelatinizada. By Valle Andino · Updated ‘La Maca roja o morada contiene fitoestrogenos capaces de ayudar en la reduccion de los. ‘Maca negra en.
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Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: The effectiveness ratings for MACA are as follows:. To learn more about how this article was written, please see the Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database methodology. How effective is it?
How does it work? Are there safety concerns? Are there interactions with medications? Are there interactions with herbs and supplements? Are there interactions with foods? What dose is used? Other names Methodology References. Maca is a plant that grows in central Peru in the high plateaus of the Andes Mountains.
It has been cultivated as a vegetable crop in this area for at least years. Maca is a relative of the radish and has an odor similar to butterscotch. Its root is used to make medicine. People take maca by mouth for “tired blood” anemia ; chronic fatigue syndrome CFS ; and enhancing energy, stamina, athletic performance, and memory. In foods, maca is eaten baked or roasted, prepared as a soup, and used for making a fermented drink called maca chicha.
In agriculture, it is used to increase fertility in livestock.
The effectiveness ratings for MACA are as follows: Insufficient evidence to rate effectiveness for Sexual dysfunction caused by antidepressant drugs. Early research suggests that taking maca twice daily for 12 weeks slightly improves sexual dysfunction in women taking antidepressants.
Early research shows that taking a specific maca product Maca Gelatinizada La Molina, Laboratories Hersil, Lima, Peru daily for 4 months increases semen and sperm count in healthy men. But it’s not clear if this results in improved fertility.
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Research suggests that taking maca Maca Powder Healthychoices, Murwillumbah, NSW, Australia daily for 6 weeks slightly improves blood pressure and some aspects of mood, including depression and anxiety, in postmenopausal women. But benefits are very small. Early research shows that taking a specific maca product Maca Gelatinizada La Molina, Laboratories Gelatiniaada, Lima, Peru daily for 12 weeks can increase sexual desire in healthy men.
Chronic fatigue syndrome CFS. Improving energy maxa athletic performance. Boosting the immune system.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of maca for these uses. Maca gelatinizzada contains many chemicals, including fatty acids and amino acids. However, there isn’t enough information to know how maca might work. Maca seems to be gwlatinizada tolerated by most people. There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking maca if you are pregnant or breast feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use. Hormone-sensitive conditions such as breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis, or uterine fibroids: Extracts from maca might act like estrogen.
If you have any condition that might be made worse by exposure to estrogen, do not use these extracts. It is not known if this product interacts gelatinixada any medicines. Before taking this product, talk with your health professional if you take any medications.
There are no known interactions with herbs and supplements. There are no known interactions with foods. The appropriate dose of maca depends on several factors such as the user’s gelatinizad, health, and several other conditions.
Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using. Maca reduces blood pressure and depression, in a pilot study in postmenopausal women. A double-blind placebo-controlled trial of maca root as treatment for antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction in women. Evid Based Complement Alternat ,aca ; Effect of three different cultivars of Lepidium meyenii Maca on learning and depression in ovariectomized mice.
Complement Altern Med ;6: Effect of ethanol extract of Lepidium meyenii Walp. J Ethnopharmacol ; Effect of short-term and long-term treatments with three ecotypes of Lepidium meyenii MACA on spermatogenesis in rats. Lepidium meyenii Maca increases litter size in normal adult female mice. Dose-response effects of Lepidium meyenii Maca aqueous velatinizada on testicular function and weight of different organs in adult rats.
Effects of Lepidium meyenii Walp and Jatropha gwlatinizada on blood levels of estradiol beta, progesterone, testosterone and the rate of embryo implantation in mice. Imidazole alkaloids from Gelatinizadq meyenii. J Nat Prod ; Composition of the essential oil of Lepidium meyenii Walp.
Constituents of Lepidium meyenii ‘maca’. Effect of Lepidium meyenii maca roots on spermatogenesis of male rats. Asian J Androl ;3: Toxicological aspects of the South American herbs cat’s claw Uncaria tomentosa and Maca Lepidium meyenii: The in vitro biological activity of Lepidium meyenii extracts.
Cell Biol Toxicol ; Lepidium meyenii Maca improved semen parameters in adult men. Effect of a lipidic extract from macq meyenii on sexual behavior in mice and rats. Effect of Lepidium meyenii Macaa root with aphrodisiac and fertility-enhancing properties, on serum reproductive hormone levels in adult healthy men. Gluconsinolate contents in Maca Lepidium peruvianum Chacon seeds, sprouts, mature plants, and several derived commercial products.
Effect of Lepidium meyenii MACA on sexual desire and its absent relationship with serum testosterone levels in adult healthy men. Investigation of the tuber constituents of maca Lepidium meyenii Walp.
J Agric Food Chem ; Chemical gelatknizada and standardization of Lepidium meyenii Gflatinizada by reversed phase high performance liquid chromatography. Chem Pharm Bull Tokyo ; National Academy of Science.