Tongkat Ali 東革阿里
- Malaysia has a rich source of rain forests that contains thousands of plant with potential medicinal values. One of such plant is the tall shrub tree from the Simaroubaceace family, Eurycoma Longifolia Jack which are commonly found along thhilly jungle slopes of Malaysia.
The local name of the shrub is “Tongkat Ali” otherwise known as ‘Ali’s Walking Stick’ which is rather suggestive of its traditional function and that is to give support to aging males.
The medicinal elements are found in the roots. The roots of Eurycoma Longifolia Jack were used as a decoction by old natives, especially the elderly, for strength, vitality and energy.
Tongkat Ali has been used for generations as a source of male strenght and vitality. A strong aphrodisiac capable of increasing erections, sperm and testosterone levels in men.
Additionally Tongkat Ali also used as an antioxidant, anti malarial, and to kill cancer cells.
There are many types of tongkat ali available
Eurycoma longifolia is a shrub-tree found growing wild along the hilly slopes of the rainforest of Malaysia and other parts of southeast Asia. Tongkat ali has been commonly prescribed in malay and asli’s herbal medicine as a febrifuge and a remedy for intermittent fever(malaria)ulcer, and as an aphrodisiac for men. In Indonesia, the plant is called pasak bumi and the roots are used for traditional treatment of dysentery and tertian malaria. In Vietnam, the plant is called cay ba binh, the tree that cures a hundred diseases. Longjack is in the superior class of herbs having powerful and numerous benefits in the system.
Tongkat ali is one of the most widely used herbal medications in southeast Asia, primarily because of its power to enhance libido and sexual function. It is also one of the only herbal medications that have been scientifically proven to work as an aphrodisiac. Everybody can easily check this fact at medline, the huge database of scientific medical article. The abstracts of these articles are accessible for free.
The truth of tongkat ali
This herb was widely used by the natives in the land for generations. The main use of the balk of this root was to help give men energy and strength in both overall body health and in the inner strength of the penis.
When taken continuously, like all food supplements, it helps achieve the following:
1) increase the bodies natural defences against bacterial & viral infections.
2) it helps strengthen the lower back of men making it stronger during intercourse.
3) helps increase the production of testosterones in men.
4) it makes erections rock hard
5) it helps prevents premature ejaculation in men
6) it breaks enhance the blood flow within the penis walls
7) anti malaria agent
8) helps in keeping the blood sugar lower.
Strengthens Immune System
Improves Physical and Mental Performance
Increases Energy Levels, Endurance, and Stamina
Reduces mental fatigue and exhaustion
Helps Tone Skin&Muscles
Improves Testosterone Production
Availability: Small wood pieces, 0.5 x 2cm in size.
Preparation: Put about 6 – 10 pieces of Tongkat Ali wood pieces into a cup of boiled water. Cover the cup for 5 – 15min. Serve before consumption.
Caution: For safety, take only the drinks immediately after preparation and dispose off the residue after consumption. Never leave it overnight before consumption and take no more than 4 times per week.
“Tongkat Ali is an effective aphrodisiac.” (Research paper)
Ang HH – School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Science Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia,