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Many people may wonder, "Does yohimbe work?" Although there is no reliable evidence to indicate that yohimbe works for any purpose, some studies on the active compound in yohimbe (yohimbine) have shown that this compound can treat impotence and other sexual problems. However, it should not be assumed that yohimbe supplements would be as effective as yohimbine.
Does Yohimbe Work? -- An OverviewYohimbe is an herbal supplement that is often used as an aphrodisiac and for various other uses. Yohimbe supplements are sometimes claimed to work for the following medical conditions:
- Impotence (also known as erectile dysfunction, or ED)
- Sexual problems due to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- Chest pain (angina).