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The Effects of Herbal Medicines on Women Sexual Dysfunction: A Systematic Review

Author(s):

Tahereh Molkara, Maliheh Motavasselian, Farideh Akhlaghi, Mohammad Arash Ramezani , Hamideh Naghedi Baghdar, Seyed Majid Ghazanfari and Roshanak Salari*   Pages 1 - 10 ( 10 )

Abstract:


Sexual health plays an important role in the women’s health and quality of life. Sexual health management is a prerequisite for physical and psychological health of women. Sexual desire, arousal, and orgasm are three factors of female sexual response. So far many different methods has been known for the treatment of female sexual dysfunction, however none of them are not an efficacious therapy. Generally, use of herbal medicine is a safe and effective therapeutic method in the treatment of women with sexual dysfunction. The role of herbal and nutritional supplementation in female sexual function has attracted researchers’ interest in recent years. This study aimed to the evaluation of the studies focusing on the herbal medicine on women sexual function and the assessment of its effectiveness.

Keywords:

Herbal Medicines, Women Sexual Dysfunction, Oral drugs, Saffron, clinical trials.

Affiliation:

School of Persian and Complementary Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, School of Persian and complementary medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Women Health Research Center, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Family Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, School of Persian and Complementary Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, School of Persian and Complementary Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Persian Medicine, School of Persian and Complementary Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad



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