Maca Extract | Lepidium meyenii extract
Healing Herbs manufactures Maca Extract in Private Labels or as a white label product. Maca extract is contract manufactured by Healing Herbs for third party’s in their brand name. Its botanical name is Lepidium meyenii. It is a popular natural extract that has been researched popularly for helping with female & male sexual health, in dealing with post-menopausal symptoms, and to also help with general well being and depression.
Maca is a plant in the broccoli family. ‘Maca root’ refers to the root of the plant, which resembles a turnip. Maca was historically grown in Peru. Maca has traditionally been used as an aphrodisiac. It has been used by both genders, females and males. It does not work through hormones, and does not increase testosterone or estrogen. Men using Maca supplements have experienced an increase in sperm production. Maca also appears to be a potent suppressor of prostate hypertrophy which could point to its potential used in the treatment of enlarged prostates. Preliminary research also suggests maca can protect from brain damage, improve thinking, cognitive ability & bone health.
Maca Extract supplements may have the below health benefits
May help increase libido, sexual functions and erections
A notable increase in libido appears to occur following Maca extract supplementation. This increase is noticeable as it appears to influence all demographics and is not associated with systemic hormones. Maca extract does not seem to have any significant influences on testosterone. There has also been a notable increase in erection frequency in men. This can be probably explained due to its libido enhancing properties. An improvement in sexual dysfunction has also been noted with Maca supplementation. Maca extract benefits female sexual health through different ways, with remarkable improvement seen in psychological symptoms and sexual function in post-menopausal women.
Maca root extract for anxiety & depression
Maca extract ingestion has shown anxiety reducing effect and may reduce depression in postmenopausal women but not in men.
How to Take
Recommended dosage, active amounts, other details
Most studies conducted on Maca supplements suggest an optimum dosage of 450 to 500 mg per dose. The daily intake of Maca extract should be around 1500 tmg, divided over multiple dosages.
As there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for Maca hence follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your physician or other healthcare professional before using it.
Packing options for Private Label Maca Extract Capsules
Maca extract in Private label, or as a white label product is available in 500 mg, zero size capsules. Maca is availabe in Vegetarian Capsules or Gelatin capsules. To source Maca extract in your Private Label, head over to our Contact Us page to fill out our contact form, or call us to discuss your requirement.