Effects of Kaempferia parviflora extracts on reproductive parameters and spermatic blood flow in male rats.

@article{Chaturapanich2008EffectsOK,
  title={Effects of Kaempferia parviflora extracts on reproductive parameters and spermatic blood flow in male rats.},
  author={G. Chaturapanich and S. Chaiyakul and V. Verawatnapakul and C. Pholpramool},
  journal={Reproduction},
  year={2008},
  volume={136 4},
  pages={
          515-22
        }
}
  • G. Chaturapanich, S. Chaiyakul, +1 author C. Pholpramool
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Reproduction
  • Krachaidum (KD, Kaempferia parviflora Wall. [...] Key Method Sexual performances (mount latency, mount frequency, ejaculatory latency, post-ejaculatory latency) and sperm motility were assessed by a video camera and computer-assisted sperm analysis respectively, while blood flow to the testis was measured by a directional pulsed Doppler flowmeter. The results showed that all extracts of KD had virtually no effect on the reproductive organ weights even after 5 weeks. However, administration of the alcohol…Expand Abstract

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