Category Archives: Turkish Tradition

Epimedium – Horny Goat Weed

Epimedium (Horny goat weed, epimedii herba,) is found in a group of flowering plants used in Turkish folk medicine. Its intended use was to treat medical conditions and improve sexual desire, sexual pleasure, and/or sexual behavior. The chemical structure of horny goat weed consists of icariin, a flavanol glycoside. Icariin has been shown to improve […]