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What supplements may help with sexual function?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Some of the supplements that are purported to help sexual function include ginseng (which may work through the same mechanism as Viagra, by upping nitric oxide to increase blood flow), yohimbine, and gingko biloba (both similarly working to increase blood flow to the penis). Their effectiveness hasn't been proven.

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