RIO AMAZON Organic Maca is also known as Peruvian Ginseng supports physical and mental performance. Maca is a source of energy and rich in nutrients.
In traditional Andean culture, Maca has long been used to help maintain optimum stamina levels - hence its nickname of ‘Peruvian ginseng.` It may also contribute to a healthy male sexual function.
Maca has a high nutritional content. Proteins make up around 11% of dry Maca root. Calcium makes up 10% of Maca’s mineral count - which also includes potassium, magnesium, iron, silica, and traces of iodine. Vitamins found in Maca comprise thiamin (B1), riboflavin (B2) and vitamin C. Maca is also a source of two alkaloids (Lepidiline A and B), plant sterols (ß-sitosterol, campesterol and stigmasterol) and some other actives.
RIO AMAZON is inspired by the wonderful herbs which grow in abundance all over the Amazon rainforest. These herbs have evolved unique chemical compounds and have traditionally been used by the people who live in the region, who believe they offer a variety of health benefits.
All RIO AMAZON products are certified Organic by the Soil Association, and their teabags are unbleached and completely plastic-free. Their selection of high-quality botanical extracts and superfoods is free from unnecessary additives and fillers.