In traditional Chinese medicine, there are many Chinese herbs to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence). Here are some common herbal teas for treating erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation and improving sexual performance. Here are 6 Chinese teas for erectile dysfunction and promoting sexual performance.
1. Horny Goat Weed Tea (Epimedium or Yin Yang Huo)
Horny Goat Weed also called Epimedium or Yin Yang Huo is a traditional Chinese herb. The whole of Horny Goat Weed can be used as medicine.
China is the geographical distribution center of Horny Goat Weed, with 40 varieties of Horny Goat Weed. There are 15 main types of medicinal products of Horny Goat Weed.
In ancient China, some shepherds found that after eating a small grass, the number of estrus of the goat increased significantly. And the number of times mating with ewes increased, the mating time prolonged.
Later, after a field visit by a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine, it was determined that the grass has the function of aphrodisiac effect. Since this grass can increase the sex of goat, the doctor named it “Horny Goat Weed”.
According to <Chinese Pharmacopoeia>, Horny Goat Weed has the function of aphrodisiac, improving erectile function and sexual performance. Besides, it also has effects on improving human immunity, anti-aging, nourishing kidney, strengthening muscles and bones, and eliminating rheumatism.
Horny Goat Weed can be made into tea and it is mild and non-irritating. There are some products of Horny Goat Weed tea for sale on the market.
2. Tu Si Zi Tea (Cuscuta Chinensis or Chinese Dodder Seed)
Tu Si Zi also called Cuscuta Chinensis or Chinese Dodder Seed is a traditional Chinese herb made from the seeds of Cuscuta Chinensis.
In traditional Chinese medicine, Tu Si Zi can not only treat impotence and premature ejaculation, but also treat lumbar and knee weakness, dizziness, and tinnitus.
Tu Si Zi is rich in flavonoids, which can nourish the cells of the women in early pregnancy and improve the survival rate and vitality of sperm. Besides, if women have a habitual abortion, they can also drink Tu Si Zi Tea to nurse. So Tu Si Zi tea is suitable for men and women.
Tu Si Zi tea can also improve kidney deficiency, relieve low back pain, protect eyes, etc.
Tu Si Zi is mature seeds, which need to be boiled for 15-20 minutes to be made into tea. Or, mash them and add some brown sugar to brew it with boiling water for 3-5 minutes.
In addition, Tu Si Zi can be brewed with wolfberry, Radix Astragali, Cassia seed, and other herbs, which can achieve better efficacy.
3. Chinese Chive Seed Tea (Jiu Cai Zi or Allium tuberosum Rottler)
Chinese Chive Seed also called Allium tuberosum Rottler, Tuber Onion Seed, or Jiu Cai Zi is the seed of Chinese Chive and is a kind of traditional Chinese herb. Chinese Chive has a popular name called “Zhuang Yang Grass” (Aphrodisiac Grass) in China.
In traditional Chinese medicine, Chinese Chive has an effect on treating impotence and kidney deficiency. But on the effect of improving sexual performance, Chinese Chive Seed is better than Chinese Chive.
Like the Tu Si Zi, Chinese Chive Seed is also a mature seed and cannot be brewed directly with water. It needs to be ground into powder and then brewed with boiling water, or boiled the seeds for 30 minutes directly. Or, it can be added into soup or porridge.
Chinese Chive Seed tea can treat impotence, spermatorrhea, frequency of enuresis and urination, soreness and weakness of waist and knees, and excessive leucorrhea.
In addition, it contains a large number of volatile essential oils and some aromatic substances, which can promote the secretion of digestive fluid and accelerate gastrointestinal peristalsis to help digestion.
So Chinese Chive Seed tea is not only suitable for men but women.
4. Suo Yang Tea (Cynomorium)
Suo Yang is a traditional Chinese herb made from the stem of Cynomorium. Cynomorium looks like a male penis and it is mainly distributed in northwest China.
Suo Yang has the functions of treating erectile dysfunction, hypoactive sexual desire, spermatorrhea, soreness of waist and knee and so on.
Suo Yang tea is a specialty of SuNa County of Gansu Province of China. The local people slice Suo Yang and boil it with milk tea. It can not only improve sexual ability but also contain many amino acids and trace elements needed by the human body.
Some recent scientific experiments prove that Suo Yang also has the functions of anti-cancer, antiviral effect, and anti-aging.
5. Ba Ji Tian Tea (Morinda Officinalis)
Ba Ji Tian is a traditional Chinese herb made from the root of Morinda Officinalis mainly distributed in southern China.
Ba Ji Tian mainly treats impotence, spermatorrhea, irregular menstruation, rheumatism, and weakness of muscles and bones.
The finished products of Ba Ji Tian can be brewed with boiling water directly. But the untreated Ba Ji Tian needs to be boiled for several hours to be made into tea.
6. Rou Cong Rong Tea (Cistanche)
Rou Cong Rong is a traditional Chinese herb made from the stem of Cistanche deserticola. Cistanche deserticola is a parasitic plant in the desert. Because of its high medicinal value, it is known as the name “Desert Ginseng”.
In history, Rou Cong Rong had been regarded as a tribute in the countries of Western Regions. And it was also one of the most frequently used tonic herbs in the prescriptions of aphrodisiac and nourishing kidney in the past dynasties of China.
Rou Cong Rong contains a large number of amino acids, cystine, vitamins, and minerals, which are precious nourishing substances.
Rou Cong Rong tea has a great beneficial effect on kidneys, testicles, penis, and other sexual organs. In addition, Rou Cong Rong tea also has anti-aging, enhancing human immunity, and other effects.
High-quality Rou Cong Rong can be brewed with boiling water directly.