Eurycoma Longifolia (Tongkat Ali)

Health related benefits

Health Benefits

The Eurycoma Longifolia (Tongkat Ali) plant contains various classes of bioactive compounds such as quassinoids, β-carboline alkaloids, canthin-6-one alkaloids, triterpene tirucallane type, squalene derivatives and biphenyl neolignan, eurycolactone, laurycolactone, and eurycomalactone, and bioactive steroids, with quassinoids accounting for a major portion of the phytochemicals in the root.

The Usage

The Eurycoma Longifolia (Tongkat Ali) root is employed as a traditional remedy for the treatment of malaria, high blood pressure, fevers, fatigue, loss of sexual desire, and impotence. Southeast Asian men and women equally enjoy Tongkat Ali in a plethora of forms for its sex-enhancing properties. Athletes find Tongkat Ali helps to boost athletic performance, so the herb and its preparations have a good place in Malaysian athletics.