Aphrodisiac effects of White Malva Tea
White Malva - Sida Cordifolia L.
Used part: Stem, Leaf, Flower
The white malva, scientific name Sida cordifolia L. is a plant with medicinal properties that has tonic, astringent, emollient and aphrodisiac properties. This plant grows in vacant lots, in pastures and even in sandy soils, not needing much care. Its flowers are large with yellow or white petals and the central orange region and can reach 1.5 meters in height. Other names of the white mallow are Bala, Kungyi and Country mallow.
White malva is good for urinary tract infection, sore throat, rheumatism, colic and anxiety, improve sexual strength. In addition, the plant has depressant effect of the central nervous system, being a good option to calm. It can also be used to lower both blood pressure and heart rate, and it lowers blood sugar. It also has analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effect.
Good Herbal Remedy:
- Urinary tract infection
- Sore throat
- Improve sexual strength
- Put 2 tablespoons of herb to a quart of water
- Turn off when the water reaches boil
- Cover and leave the solution muffled for about 10 minutes
- Strain and drink
How to Drink:
Take 2 to 3 cups a day.
It should not be used at the same time as caffeine-containing or coffee-based medicines because the combination can put a person's life at risk. It should also not be used during pregnancy, breastfeeding, in case of hypertension, heart disease, thyroid or prostate abnormalities, or people taking MAO inhibitors, such as antidepressants.
The white malva when used in large quantities, can cause side effects like insomnia, anxiety, nervousness, increased blood pressure, memory loss or even stroke.