Malaysia is well known for the diversity of medicinal herbs used from ancient. Tongkat Ali is one of the famous herbs has been used for generally for medicine products and prostate drinks
There are four home grown species called as Tongkat Ali in Malaysia which may be;
- Eurycoma longifolia (Simaroubaceae family)
- Eurycoma apiculata (Simaroubaceae family)
- Polyathia bullata (Annonaceae family)
- Goniothalamus sp. (Annonaceae family)
In any case, this article will concentrate on Eurycoma longifolia species since it is generally used among others in Malaysia.
Almost all parts of this natural herb are traditionally used for medicinal treatment purposes.
Nevertheless, the root is the most frequently used to relieve / treat;
- afterbirth medication
- abscess (boils)
- bleeding gums
- glandular swelling
- prostate problems
Tongkat Ali is an herbal treasure that is nothing compared to its value. It has been used in traditional medicine to relieve various ailments for generations. It is widely used in the production of traditional medicines and a large scale of commercial beverage.