Sexual Problems – How Can Ayurveda Tackle It In The Elderly?

Sexual Problems – How Can Ayurveda Tackle It In The Elderly?


By Dr. Shashank Agrawal, Ayurveda

Sex is an integral part of our life. In fact, it is an important daily necessity. Some dietary, uneven lifestyle or ill habits lead to sexual deficiency or sexual weakness in terms of:

  • Tiredness
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Premature ejaculation
  • Loss of libido
  • Low sperm count
  • Impotency

The ancient Ayurvedic text of Charaka Samhita provides complete sexual solutions over 3,000 years ago.
The Ayurvedic treatment helps treat all types of physical issues, which contribute towards sexual dysfunction in men, and believes in detoxifying the body to strengthen the immune system.

It involves treatment of sexual dysfunctions based on Indian concepts. Vajikarana or Vrishya Chikitsa is one of the eight major specialties of Ashtanga Ayurveda.

It is concerned with aphrodisiacs, virility, and improving health of the progeny.

This therapy is preceded by living in strict compliance with the directions mentioned in Ayurvedic classics, various methods of body cleansing, and other nonmedical strategies like sexual-health promoting conduct, behavior, and diet.

By proper use of these formulations, one achieves good physique, strength, complexion, and sexual exhilaration comparable to that of an 8-year old horse.

VAAJIKARAN THERAPY – The main aim of Vajikaran therapy is successful copulation for healthy reproduction, with sexual pleasure being an additional benefit.

  1. The therapy by which a man becomes capable of sexual intercourse with a woman enabling him to have a great strength like a horse, making him more desirable to women, and nourishing the body is known as Vajikaran.
  2. This therapy is also described under various sexual and reproductive diseases, i.e., Klaibya or erectile dysfunctions, Bandhyatva or infertility, Shukraghata Vata or azoospermia, and premature ejaculation.
  3. Herbal capsules
  4. These capsules are made of precious herbs that are very helpful. These herbs enhance the sexual performance of adults of all ages. Theses herbs not only correct the sexual problems but also restore the vigor, vitality, and energy.
  5. These herbs improve the quality and quantity of the sperm as well as the sperm viscosity.
  6. They also improve the digestive system, immune system, strength, vitality, and provide proper nutrition to the sexual system which is lost during sexual activities.
  7. They provide pleasure and calmness which is very necessary for the sexual act.
  8. They provide good strength for better stamina during the sexual act.
  9. They also help increase the erection span.

Herbal Oil and Creams

  1. They help maintain erection and control premature ejaculation.
  2. They make the penis healthier, thereby increasing the duration of sexual interval.
  3. They help in providing satisfactory erection for a long period.
  4. They help tighten the pubococcygeal (PC) muscles, which give strength and assist powerful erections.
  5. They also provide sensual sensations and heighten pleasure during every sexual activity.