Chlorophytum borivilianum/ Safed Musli, the natural Libido enhancer and anti-aging agent


Chlorophytum is a genus of about 250-300 species of evergreen perennial flowering plants. Chlorophytum belongs to the Agavaceae family. It is a native of the tropical and subtropical regions of Africa, South America, and Asia. They grow to 0.5-4 feet tall, with a rosette of long, slender leaves growing from a thick, fleshy rhizome. The flowers are small, usually white, produced on scattered panicles. In some species, the panicle also bears plantlets, which form roots on touching the ground.

Chlorophytum Borivilianum

Chlorophytum Borivilianum is a unique gift of nature to mankind. This tropical plant used in Traditional Medicine of India, for treating erectile dysfunction. It is also used to treat diabetes and arthritis. Musli is a known traditional anti-aging agent for hundreds of years. Some recent researches suggest Chlorophytum Borivilianum as a natural and safe aphrodisiac agent. These findings opened up new channels of application and new demand. Chlorophytum is an ideal aphrodisiac with no negative side effects. Chemical-based aphrodisiacs and erectile dysfunction prescription medications are associated with severe side effects. The common households Spider plants belong to Chlorophytum family. This tropical plant grows in a wide range of temperature and rainfall. Chlorophytum Borivilianum is growing in tropical rainforests in its natural form.

Other names of Chlorophytum Borivilianum

Musli / Safed Musli / White Musli

Chemical Contents of Chlorophytum Borivilianum

Saponins: 12-17 % , Carbohydrates: 35-42%, Protein: 8-8.5%

Mineral composition of Moosli

  1. Sodium – 0.04 mg/g
  2. Potassium – 0.80 mg/g
  3. Calcium – 6.6 mg/g
  4. Magnesium – 1.9 mg/g
  5. Phosphorous – 3.2 mg/g
  6. Zinc -.002 mg/g
  7. Copper – 0.148 mg/g
    The Saponins and Alkaloids are responsible for its aphrodisiac and medicinal properties.

Traditional Use

1) General tonic for delaying aging process, Dietary supplement.
2) Sexual enhancer for men and women
3) As a traditional remedy for lack of libido, Erectile dysfunction, Oligospermia.
4) For treating Diabetes mellitus, Arthritis, joint pains, and to increase lactation.

Traditional Dosage: 10 gm powdered dry root per day with warm milk, honey or red wine