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Although yohimbe is often used as an aphrodisiac, it may also have several other benefits. The supplement is claimed to also help treat depression, high or low blood pressure, chest pain, and impotence (or other sexual problems). It is important to note that even though yohimbe is a "natural" product, it may not be safe for use in some people.
What Are the Benefits of Yohimbe?Yohimbe is an herbal supplement that is made from the bark of the yohimbe evergreen tree. Yohimbe is frequently used as an aphrodisiac (to stimulate sexual desire) and is often claimed to be beneficial for treating the following conditions:
- Impotence, also known as erectile dysfunction (or ED)
- Sexual problems (in both men and women) caused by selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants (SSRIs)
- High blood pressure (hypertension) or low blood pressure (hypotension)
- Chest pain (angina).