root is a pungent and acrid herb that stimulates the salivary glands and
irritates the tissues, thereby increasing blood flow to the area.
Anacyclus pyrethrum is mentioned in Ayurveda as Shukra-Stambhak.
drug containing anacyclus pyrethrum,Argyreia speciosa and Withania
somnifera etc has been reported to cure sexual disorders in males,with no
side effect. 2Pellitory root and locally as akarkara, are
widely recognized in the Indian traditional systems of medicine, Ayurveda,
as a 'rasayana', i.e. a plant with immunomodulatory properties.
conducted on male rats with extract of Anacyclus pyrethrum showed improved
sexual potential. 4Root extract of Anacyclus pyrethrum ameliorates
seizures, seizure-induced oxidative stress and cognitive impairment in