Description: Muira Puama (Ptychopetalun olacoides) - When smoked is an extremely strong stimulant with hallucinogenic properties. Routinely Muira puama is combined with Damiana herb (Turnera diffusa). The hallucinogenic effects of Muira puama are often associated with similar effects to LSD.
As an erotic stimulant or aphrodisiac Muira Puama is frequently known as potency wood because it has a invigorating effect on the central nervous system and the libido that can prolong erections.
As an aphrodisiac Muira is used as a beverage or tea. In this form the herb promotes sexual energy which is well documented helping both men and women in boosting and prolonging performance, enhances virility and has been said to also help with stress management, nervous system stimulation, genital weakness, and impotence. The effects usually start within two hours after ingestion and last for 6 hours maximum.
As a tea or beverage the Indians either prepared as a beverage by either soaking it in rum for a week or by boiling it in water for 15 minutes or it was made into a tincture by boiling it in alcohol (Best simmered in Vodka) for 15 minutes. It also makes a delicious and potent tea as well.
RATING: The effect is fantastic - a nice and energetic smoke. Muira Puama has the appearance of wood chips, so if you are wanting to grind it you should consider getting a grinder from our site on our Paper & Accessories Page. However it is fine smoked as is.
WARNING: Not to be used during pregnancy or while taking MAO inhibitors.
1 oz. (28 grams)