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Efficacy and Safety of Ashwagandha ( Withania somnifera ) Root Extract in Improving Sexual Function in Women : a double -‐ blind , randomized , placebo -‐ controlled study

@inproceedings{Dongre2014EfficacyAS,
  title={Efficacy and Safety of Ashwagandha ( Withania somnifera ) Root Extract in Improving Sexual Function in Women : a double -‐ blind , randomized , placebo -‐ controlled study},
  author={Swati Dongre and F. Mas},
  year={2014}
}
Background: Female sexual function is a complicated and multifactorial function, often combining pathophysiologic, psychological and interpersonal relationship factors. Many otherwise healthy women experience symptoms suggestive of less than full sexual function, orgasm disorders and sexual difficulties. Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) is classified in Ayurveda as a ‘Rasayana’, which promotes physical and mental health, augments physical energy, increases libido and revitalizes the body in… 

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