Black Ginger has been used by men in Thailand for centuries as a blood flow booster, energy enhancer and male tonic herb to fight aging. 1
Monday 11 May 2020
By Alex Eriksson
If you’re from the West, chances are you’ve never encountered Black Ginger before. If, however, you’re from the East, and in particular Thailand, the legendary reputation of this herb precedes itself.
This is NOT your everyday kitchen ginger...
Also known as Kaempferia Parviflora (Krachai Dum in Thai), Black Ginger is traditionally used in Thailand as a male tonic herb. Especially touted for its effects on improving blood flow in men.2
Nicknamed locally in Thailand as "Fighter's Friend", Black Ginger is widely used among many elite Muay Thai fighters for its effects on circulation, and hence the rejuvenation of tissues. 3
Studies have revealed that Black Ginger is a natural phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor. 4
A PDE5 inhibitor blocks cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP), an enzyme that breaks down nitric oxide in the body, which results in increased nitric oxide production.
Nitric oxide is important because it promotes vasodilation, that's the relaxing of the blood vessels which is very beneficial for overall blood circulation in men.5
Numerous studies have already proven Black Ginger’s positive effects on circulation and physical fitness without any recorded side effects. 6 Centuries of use in Thailand can also attest to that.
If you’re trying to boost your blood flow naturally, Black Ginger may be your best shot.
Traditionally Black Ginger is often combined with another natural Thai herb called Butea Superba to fight aging in men. Butea Superba is a herbal prohormone and powerful natural source of phyto-androgens that may help get your male hormones back into gear. 7
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