Maca (Lepidium meyenii) is a nutritious vegetable cultivated in from the plateau's of Peru. The hardy root has been used for years by Native Peruvians to increase stamina, libido, and fertility in both men and women. Maca Powder has been used to help alleviate the symptoms of menopause, chronic fatigue, depression, and stress. Athletes use maca for increasing strength, energy and stamina.
Maca root contains a rich supply of amino acids, complex carbohydrates (the "good carbs"), vitamins, calcium, magnesium, phosphorous and zinc. Maca root nourishes the body and helps to balance and regulate the hormone system function.
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