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Yohimbe: Is This Herbal Supplement Really Safe and Effective?

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  • Yohimbe belongs in the rubiaceae botanical family, and has a scientific name of Pausinystalia yohimbe
  • Yohimbe has long been known for its fat-burning and aphrodisiac properties
  • The touted benefits of yohimbe are linked to its capacity to stimulate the central nervous system, increase adrenaline levels and inhibit the regulatory process in fat cells

Most people think that all traditional herbal medicines are safe and effective. While most of these herbal remedies are safe, there are a few that may cause some serious side effects. Yohimbe is an example of herbal supplement that may do your body more harm than good.


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