YOHIMBINE

a stimulus alkaloid stemming from the bark of the African tree Pausinystalia yoliimbe and from Rauwolfia serpentina root. It serves as an antagonist at adrenoreceptors. It has been analyzed as a potential remediation for erectile dysfunction, with varying results regarding its efficacy.

YOHIMBINE: "Yohimbine is often taken as a mild aphrodisiac. "
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "YOHIMBINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/yohimbine/ (accessed April 21, 2018).
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