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What is eurycoma longifolia?

Jul 29, 2019

Eurycoma longifolia is also known as Eurycoma Longifolia Jack.  It is grown in the virgin rainforests of Southeast Asia near the equator. It is mainly distributed in Southeast Asian countries such as Malaysia and Indonesia. It is also distributed in Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, etc. It is a wild shrub plant that grows in moist sandy soil and has a maturity of more than 5 years.  eurycoma longifolia belongs to a plant belonging to the tropical rain forest. Its root has a high medicinal value and it has a high medical value.  Eurycoma longifolia has been used as a traditional medicine for hundreds of years and dates back to the colonial era of Malaysia in 1700.

eurycoma longifolia

Eurycoma longifolia is also known as Eurycoma Longifolia Jack.  It is grown in the virgin rainforests of Southeast Asia near the equator. It is mainly distributed in Southeast Asian countries such as Malaysia and Indonesia. It is also distributed in Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, etc. It is a wild shrub plant that grows in moist sandy soil and has a maturity of more than 5 years.  eurycoma longifolia belongs to a plant belonging to the tropical rain forest. Its root has a high medicinal value and it has a high medical value.  Eurycoma longifolia has been used as a traditional medicine for hundreds of years and dates back to the colonial era of Malaysia in 1700.
And indigenous people in Malaysia often use  eurycoma longifolia decoction to treat intermittent fever. Malay women also take  eurycoma longifolia Decoction as a tonic after childbirth. There are many records about the history of treatment in  eurycoma longifolia. For example, Blake Hale’s Dictionary of Economic Products of the Malay Peninsula writes about  eurycoma longifolia, which explains that “roots, especially the bark of the roots, are used as an antipyretic. The bark is extremely bitter, despite。 There are many  peninsula, but the trade volume is small, and then exported from Borneo to Singapore. The drug has a good reputation after oral administration, so people believe that it is also effective for external use. They mash the roots and apply them to the affected area to treat headaches and ulcers. , wounds and pain relief, even the pain caused by syphilis." Moreover, during the reign of Mahathir, the promotion of eurycoma longifolia was made to become the “youngest” national treasure in Malaysia and the “ginseng” of their country.

So what is the pharmacodynamic effect of eurycoma longifolia?

eurycoma longifolia

First, strong kidney

The Malaysian research team launched an experiment in which  eurycoma longifolia affected the middle-aged male and retired breeders. This study showed that  eurycoma longifolia can improve the sexual ability of middle-aged male rats and further support the use of  eurycoma longifolia as an aphrodisiac. With its unique biochemical composition, it balances the body's own yin and yang balance, promotes blood circulation and metabolism, and makes people live longer and healthier.

Second, treat the gout

Contains a natural phytochemical ingredient of probenecid, which can effectively regulate human secretion, inhibit uric acid synthesis, and make uric acid not precipitate in the form of sodium salt crystals in human joints, cartilage, soft tissue and other parts. Probenecid can help your body excrete uric acid through the urine, which reduces uric acid levels in the body. Probenecid is used to treat gout and gouty arthritis. Probenecid is also sometimes used with penicillin antibiotics to make them more effective.

Third, anti-cancer effect

Contains beta-carboline, anti-cancer and antibacterial effects. It has a powerful therapeutic effect on lung cancer and breast cancer.

Fourth, treat the prostatitis

The anti-inflammatory and bactericidal action of  eurycoma longifolia can act on prostatitis, which can effectively destroy the living environment of prostatic inflammation and truly achieve all inflammations that eliminate prostatitis.

Otherwise, the clinical trials of the University of Malaysia have proven its many functions. Its extracts also have the effects of improving physical strength and vitality, reducing fatigue, bactericidal, anti-ulcer and antipyretic effects, as well as improving various conditions such as hypertension and diabetes.

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