Damiana (Turnera Diffusa) is used as a tobacco substitute and does not have the side effects of nicotine because it is 100% Nicotine-free. Of course, there are other effects of smoking Damiana that you need to know in order to make the right choice for the finest tobacco substitute.
In this blog, the 3 effects of Damiana are explained.
1 - Calming and relaxing effect
Damiana brings a soft high and this is a perfect combination with cannabis. Damiana gives a very relaxing effect for about 60 minutes, so you can relax and get a euphoric effect.
Furthermore, Damiana exhibits anxiolytic activities, relaxation of the muscular nerves, and soothing of stressful thoughts.
Damiana is a great medicine, especially during periods of overtime. Damiana stimulates and maintains mental and physical stamina, helps with anxiety, excitement, neurosis, and paranoia. It is also used to treat conditions such as obsessive-compulsive disorder.
2 - Damiana improves your sex life
For more than a century, Damiana has been associated with improving sexual function in both men and women. Damiana was first registered with aphrodisiac effects over 100 years ago.
A Spanish missionary first reported that the Mexican Indians made a drink from the damiana leaf, added sugar, and drank it for its supposed power to promote lovemaking.
For women, the damiana herb is known to increase the female libido. For men, the damiana leaf is known to increase blood flow to the genitals, making it the perfect natural medicine for impotence.
3 - Good for losing weight
Damiana stimulates loose stools, which can promote internal cleansing. However, damiana has received most of the attention when used with other plants to produce thermogenic activity.
A Study in Denmark done in 2001 noticed that the Damiana produces thermogenic effects with appetite suppression. Over a 45-day period, overweight participants were given YGD in capsule form as a meal. The study concluded that the time during which participants 'felt full' shortened and caused significant weight loss.
In addition, the mood-enhancing effects, combined with the appetite-suppressing effects, of damiana can lead to situational enhancement of conditions that prevents overeating, especially individuals who eat for emotional comfort.
So Damiana certainly has medical benefits.
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