Chlorophytum borivilianum is a herb with lanceolate leaves, from tropical wet forests in peninsular India. The Hindi name is safed musli It is cultivated and eaten. Learn more about Safed Musli uses, effectiveness, possible side effects, interactions, dosage, user ratings and products that contain Safed Musli. During collection the whole plants is uprooted. Chlorophytum borivilianum is one of the most important medicinal plants of India and considered as a ‘white gold’.

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Click here to see the full set of references for this brivilianum. The treated group showed a statistically highly significant improvement in all the assessed chlprophytum of semen, whereas, the placebo group showed no significant improvement in these parameters. Effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum on sexual behaviour and sperm count in male rats.

Another trial involving subjects with diminished serum testosterone might clarify its activity, because C. Statistically significant improvement was observed in serum testosterone in Group A when compared with Group B.

Study population The study population was made up of apparently healthy and consenting male volunteers between 20 to 40 years of age, registered at the OPD of NIA, Jaipur. Conclusion The findings of the study prompt the authors to suggest that, Water extract of Chlorophytum borivilianum improves the quantity and quality of semen in a statistically significant manner in healthy male adults between 20 to 40 years of age, in comparison to the placebo, when used for 12 weeks, in a dose of mg b.

Effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum on sexual behaviour and sperm count in male rats.

Statistically highly significant increase in semen volume, sperm count, sperm motility, and percent normal sperm morphology. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med.


Chlorophytum Borivilianum henceforth Safed Musli is a traditionally rare Indian herb from Ayurveda now commercially produced in the Rasayana class of vitality and longevity promoting herbs, touted to also be an aphrodisiac [3] as well as a tonic aid for diabetes, inflammation, and used cnlorophytum intentionally increase body immunity.

Each member of our research team is required to have no conflicts of interest, including with supplement manufacturers, food companies, and industry funders. Thakur M, Dixit Chlorophyfum. The coding documents were sealed and kept under safe custody. The treated group showed statistically significant improvement in serum testosterone, but in a lesser degree in comparison to the semen parameters.

Safed Musli has been used as an aphrodisiac and sexual tonic in Ayurveda where it is known as a Vajikaran.

Chlorophytm factual claims are followed by specifically-applicable references. The research was designed as a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, trial upon the volunteers registered from the outpatient department OPD with age ranging from 20 to 40 years.

Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. The trial drug and the placebo were sealed in plastic containers containing capsules.

Effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum on sexual behaviour and sperm count in male rats.

Please review our privacy policy. Up to 50 percent of these cases belong to male infertility, which means that nearly 7. Registered and screened volunteers were randomly divided into two groups A trial group and B placebo group. Home Supplements Libido and Sexual Health Chlorophytum borivilianum Chlorophytum borivilianum Chlorophytum borivilianum Safed Musli is a Rasayana herb from Indian Medicine supposedly used as an aphrodisiac and adaptogen. No human studies have been conducted to properly assess how much Safed Musli to use for the effects listed above.


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Chlorophytum borivilianum

The incidence of infertility, erectile dysfunction, subnormal desire and performance in sexual intercourse are increasing alarmingly. Sushruta, Chloropbytum Samhita, Chikitsasthan. Immunostimulatory polysaccharide [10] and others [11]. These results need to be taken with skepticism. A survival study in rats against C. However, owing to the associated hype and mystic, the activities of genuine herbs are subjected to criticism due to lack of scientific validation.

In a macrophage cell line that while control elevated Nitric Oxide to 4. Immunomodulatory activity of Chlorophytum borivilianum Sant. Cite this page “Chlorophytum borivilianum,” Examine. Dose, duration, and administration The trial drug was given as capsules of mg, twice daily, before food, with normal water, for 12 weeks.

Barley powder was encapsulated in similar capsules as placebo in the study dose, because it had practically no effect on semen and testosterone.

Water extracts of CB and placebo was administered in the patients of groups A and B, for 12 weeks, in two divided doses of mg. Volunteers Inclusion criteria Apparently healthy male volunteers of age 20 to 40 years. This could be due to the presence of normal levels of serum testosterone in almost all volunteers, leaving very little scope for improvement. Vitamin C at 0.

Trial drug Botanically authenticated dried root tubers of C. The study population was made up of apparently blrivilianum and consenting male volunteers between 20 to 40 years of age, registered at the OPD of NIA, Jaipur.