In this Article
- What other names is Maca known by?
- What is Maca?
- How does Maca work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Maca.
Do not take maca if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- For increasing sexual desire in men: 1500 to 3000 mg of maca daily in 3 divided doses. The 1500 mg dose appears to be as effective as the 3000 mg dose.
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