Looking for a Libido Lift? The Facts About Aphrodisiacs


Subject:
Drugs , Drugs & Medications by Type , Society & Social Science , Sexuality , Quality , Nonprescription

Description:
This 1996 article discusses aphrodisiacs before the age of Viagra and related drugs. "An aphrodisiac is a food, drink, drug, scent, or device that, promoters claim, can arouse or increase sexual desire, or libido. A broader definition includes products that improve sexual performance." Topics include cultural views, shortage of studies, how the over-the-counter "love potion industry thrives to this day," and the first injectable impotence drug. From the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Creator:
Nordenberg, Tamar

Publisher:
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fda.gov/fdac/features/196_love.html


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