Effects of Black Pepper (Piper nigrum Linn.) Extract on Sexual Drive in Male Mice

  title={Effects of Black Pepper (Piper nigrum Linn.) Extract on Sexual Drive in Male Mice},
  author={Sutyarso and Mohammad Kanedi and Estrada-Reyes Rosa},
  journal={Research Journal of Medicinal Plant},
Black pepper (Piper nigrum L.), known as the king of spices, proven to contain various types of active substances that are allegedly beneficial to the human body functions including sexual function. This study was conducted to determine whether black pepper extract can be used to improve sexual function in male subjects. Thirty six healthy male mice, four months old, weighing between 25-30 g, were used as experimental animals and grouped into four. The first one mice was given pellets that… 

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