Maca (Lepidium meyenii) , a member of the radish family, addresses the needs of the glandular system. It grows in the Andes Mountains of South America and may provide a natural means for improving sexual desire and performance. It may also support physical and mental strength in both males and females. Also known as Peruvian ginseng, maca may help enhance physical energy and endurance, promote mental clarity and concentration and boost work capacity. As an adaptogen, it helps restore stamina and buffer the effects of stress.
It also contains several flavones and flavonoid glycosides, which may support the balance of female reproductive hormones.