Organic maca comes from a very resistant and adaptable tuber that grows in the high Andean mountains of Peru, between 3,800 and 4,200 meters above sea level. This arid mountain food has been consumed for generations in the central Andes region. During the pre-Inca era, it was considered a gift from the gods and was offered to them in many ceremonies.
Macause to be a very distinct root cultivated in the high Andes. Maca is an adaptogenic food, which means that it strengthens the body by providing it with defense mechanisms against stress and fatigue. It is also a great source of vegetable protein, fiber, iron and vitamin C. The Incas used it to improve physical and mental performance.
Nutstoporganic maca is carefully selected by hand, dehydrated at a low temperature (below 65 ° C) and then ground into a powder to preserve the integrity of this precious root.
Allergic reactions and warnings: Maca has an allergenic potential in some people according to the “Physicians’ Desktop Reference”. Allergic reactions, which are rare, can include a tightening of the throat or torso, difficulty breathing, and chest pain. Very rarely, consuming maca can cause hives and rashes, as well as irritation and swelling in certain areas of the body. People with allergies should consult a doctor before consuming maca. Maca is not recommended for people with a history of diabetes, high blood pressure, or cardiovascular disease. Maca can potentially cause inflammation in the thyroid gland. It is therefore not advisable to consume maca if you suffer from goiter.
How to use maca?
It is recommended to do maca cures over 8 to 12 weeks to get the most out of the effects of maca. It counted as in Superfoods which is recommended to take 3 capsules in the morning after breakfast or 3 capsules before the intimate act with a glass of water. These are easily available at nutstop.com.
How to store maca?
Maca can be stored in a cool, dry place, protected from light.
How to use maca powder?
You can also open the capsules and mix the maca powder in your preparations such as cereals, yogurts or soups.
What is the difference between tribulus and maca?
Maca is a tuber and tribulus is a plant. Both are sexual enhancers. Maca also acts on fertility while tribulus will act on the level of DHEA and testosterone.