Traditionally Velvet Bean (Mucuna Pruriens) is used in different diseases and is commonly used as a carminative, hypotensive and hypoglycaemic agent. From the phytochemical point of view, the drug contains L-dopamine (which is very effective in the treatment of Parkinson's disease), tripamine alkaloids, lecithin and tannins. All these are known to exist in the seeds (beans). It has been shown to increase testosterone levels, help protein deposition in muscles and increase muscle mass and strength. The seeds, roots and the bristles of their vains have great medicinal value. It is the most commonly used ingredient in many remedies for impotence and to increase sexual vitality.