Chlorophytum borivilianum is a herb with lanceolate leaves, from tropical wet forests in peninsular India. The Hindi name is safed musli It is cultivated and eaten. Learn more about Safed Musli uses, effectiveness, possible side effects, interactions, dosage, user ratings and products that contain Safed Musli. During collection the whole plants is uprooted. Chlorophytum borivilianum is one of the most important medicinal plants of India and considered as a ‘white gold’.

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The team includes nutrition researchers, registered dietitians, physicians, and pharmacists. The envelope was opened after completion of the trial, to decode it for interpretation of the observations.

Effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum on sexual behaviour and sperm count in male rats.

Registered and screened volunteers were randomly divided into two groups A trial group and B placebo group. Open in a separate window. The trial drug was given as capsules of mg, twice daily, before food, with normal water, for 12 weeks.

No human studies have been conducted to properly assess how much Safed Musli to use for the effects listed above. The values of various laboratory parameters of both the Groups A CB and B Placebo and their statistical analysis revealed the following observations [ Table 1 ].

Effect of Chlorophytum borivilianum on androgenic and sexual behavior of male rats. Yadavji Trikamji Acharya editor; p. Click here to see the full set of references for this page.

The answer to this pessimism lies in the appropriate scientific evaluation of the genuine herbs improving male sexual health. Experimental studies reaffirm its role in sexual behavior, spermatogenic activity,[ 45 ] immunomodulatory activity,[ 6 ] anti-stress and anti-oxidant activities. History Research analysis by Kamal Patel and verified by the Examine.

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Chlorophytum Borivilianum Safed Musli is a traditionally rare Indian herb used in Ayurveda that was normally procured in jungles, but has since begun to be cultivated; it has usage as an adaptogenic compound and aphrodisiac and is sometimes referred to as White Gold due to the coloration, or lack thereof, or its roots which boriviilianum seen as the main active component. The trial drug and chlorophutum placebo were sealed in plastic containers containing capsules. Abstract Shweta Musali Chlorophytum boeivilianum CB is a traditionally used herb for its benefits in male sexual and general health.


The study population was made up of apparently healthy and consenting male volunteers between 20 to 40 years of age, registered at the OPD of NIA, Jaipur. These results need to be taken with skepticism. Vitamin C at 0. However, owing to the associated hype and mystic, the activities of genuine herbs are subjected to criticism due to lack of scientific validation.

Chlorophytum borivilianum – Wikipedia

Therefore, traditional medicines like Ayurveda and Chinese medicines have been the mainstay in this segment. Pharmacological Evaluation of Chlorophytum borivilianumM. The water extract of the plant has shown similar activity and has been found to be safe. Sushruta, Sushruta Cjlorophytum, Chikitsasthan. Free 5 day supplement course. Objective To assess the effect of the water extract of Chlorophytum borivilianum root tubers on semen and testosterone in healthy adult males.

The volunteers were dispensed the required quantity of the trial drugs on every third week for better compliance. The treated group showed a statistically highly significant improvement in all the assessed parameters of semen, whereas, the placebo group showed no significant improvement in these parameters.

The coding documents were sealed and kept under safe custody. Chlorophytum borivilianum Safed Musli is a Rasayana herb from Indian Medicine supposedly used as an aphrodisiac and adaptogen. Semen liquefaction time was observed in Group A in comparison to Group B. Therefore, the study corroborates the traditional claim that Chlorophytum borivilianum is a Shukraldravya, as it improves the semen and testosterone, the commonly accepted equivalents of Shukradhatu.

Owing to its marked clinical results, CB is being promoted as herbal Viagra. Last updated on Jun 14, Pandit N, Raja Nighantu, editors. The enrolled volunteers were assessed at baseline day 0 visitand then after the end of the trial, that is, the twelfth week of medication, for the following parameters:. The incidence of infertility, erectile dysfunction, subnormal desire and performance in sexual intercourse are increasing alarmingly.


Approximately percent of all cohabiting couples are infertile. Statistically significant improvement was observed in serum testosterone in Group A when compared with Group B.

One study using serum from volunteers conducted ex vivo notes that in a test of copper-mediated LDL oxidation that both aqueous and alcoholic extracts of Safed Musli were able to confer protective effects by prolonging lag time and reducing both lipid peroxidation and the oxidation rate of LDL; slightly but significantly weaker than an equimolar concentration of Vitamin E.

Link to This Close. Effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum on sexual behaviour and sperm count in male rats.

This page is regularly updated, to include the most recently available clinical trial evidence. Barley powder was encapsulated in similar capsules as placebo in the study dose, because it had practically no effect on semen and testosterone.

The root tuber of this small, annual herb is used for its versatile Shukrala beneficial effect on male sexual healthRasayana adaptogenic activityand Balya general health tonic properties.

Materials and Methods Study design A randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial. In a macrophage cell line that while control elevated Nitric Oxide to chloriphytum.

Effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum on sexual behaviour and sperm count in male rats.

Dose, duration, and administration The trial drug was given as capsules of mg, twice daily, before food, with normal water, for 12 weeks. One intervention with hypercholesterolemic rats fed 0. Each member of our research team is required to have no conflicts of chlrophytum, including borrivilianum supplement manufacturers, food companies, and industry funders. The absence of any adverse drug reactions ADRs suggests that C.

Conventional medicine has discovered few chemicals in this segment, but these agents are associated with many unwanted and serious adverse effects.