Dactylorhiza hatagirea

    Last Updated: September 28, 2022

    Dactylorhiza hatagirea is an ayurvedic sexual stimulant. There is very limited evidence on this reported tonic, and preliminary studies into its activities have confirmed a libido enhancing and possible testosterone boosting effect in rats.

    Dactylorhiza hatagirea is most often used for


    Dactylorhiza hatagirea is a herb from ayurvedic medicine mostly touted to increase male fertility and virility. It has little to no evidence for it, with the two studies assessing these traditional claims noting that they appear to be correct yet they have failed to outperform other ayurvedic herbs (that have more studies on them).

    The composition and safety of this herb is currently unknown.

    What are other names for Dactylorhiza hatagirea

    Note that Dactylorhiza hatagirea is also known as:
    • Early Marsh Orchid
    • Salam Panja
    • Hatta Haddi
    • orchis macula
    • Wang lak
    • Lovha
    • Hathejadi
    • Panchaule
    • Airula

    Dosage information

    There is currently not enough information to recommend a supplemental dose of this herb.