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The ergogenic effects of Eurycoma longifolia Jack: A pilot study.

  title={The ergogenic effects of Eurycoma longifolia Jack: A pilot study.},
  author={Sareena Hanim Binti Hamzah},
  • Sareena Hanim Binti Hamzah
  • Published 2003
  • Biology
  • Eurycoma longifolia Jack (ELJ), which contains quassinoids such as eurycomalacton, eurycomanon, and eurycomanol, has been reported to have aphrodisiac properties and to increase testosterone levels in men. Previous studies have established that the testosterone supplementation increases fat free mass, muscle strength, and muscle mass, which are important for physical function and athletic performance. Thus, the objective of this study was to investigate the effect of the increase in… CONTINUE READING
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