March 18, 2018

Traditional herbal medicines from across the world have been seeing a resurgence in popularity in recent times, despite the proliferation of modern western medical practices. These herbal cures have been time-tested and proven to be effective. Tongkat Ali root extract is one of the lesser known of these plant-based solutions.

What Is It?

Tongkat Ali, also known by its scientific name Eurycoma longifolia, is native to Southeastern Asia and is locally known as Pasak Bumi. The extract is created by grinding up its roots and boiling them in water, and it is a highly-regarded traditional aphrodisiac.

How Is It Used?

In modern times, the extract is created using a controlled process that provides a water-soluble powder. This powder can then be consumed in the form of a capsule, or it can be added to beverages and certain foods in order to give a boost to the body’s natural testosterone production. …