In both men and women, testosterone levels peak between 25 to 30 years of age and thereafter drop approximately 1-2% annually. At the age of 60, testosterone levels are typically only 40-50% of youthful levels and may be lower due to stress and related lifestyle issues such as diet, exercise, and sleep patterns. This lowering in testosterone has been linked to a poorer health outcome in many areas of life.
THE KEY INGREDIENTS OF ALPHA MARS
Shilajit is one of the most powerful ingredient for building and rebuilding, anti-fatigue, anti-aging purposes and improving resilience to anything that life can throw at you. Traditionally shilajit is used as a panacea for all disease as well as a Rasayana (rejuvenator) with promises to increase wellness. Shilajit is aptly referred to as ‘rasayana’/’rasayanam’ in Ayurveda and Siddha literature which means rejuvenator because it prevents ailment and enhances the quality of life.²
What can Shilajit do for you?
Boost testosterone by >20%
Increase sperm production by >35% and sperm movement by >60%³
Increase energy production in mitochondria4
Panax Ginseng is the one “true” ginseng of the ginseng family. Panax can provide the following benefits
Nitric Oxide (NO) vasodilation
Improve erections as treatment for erectile dysfunction
Boost testosterone production
Improve vitality, motivation and drive
Support immune system
Improve psychomotor performance including attention, processing and auditory reaction time6
Nettles are an essential edition to any testosterone boosting supplement. Here are the mechanisms of action for nettle.
Inhibits 5-alpha reductase conversion of testosterone to DHT
Inhibits the aromatase conversion of testosterone to estrogen
Inhibits inflammation, allergies and immune dysfunction
Increases sperm and testosterone production7
Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum)
Traditionally used to aid liver function, reduce blood sugar and fat, prevent brain ischemia, improve memory, and as an anti-inflammatory. Other actions of Fenugreek for testosterone support are as follows.
Fenugreek furostanol saponins can boost testosterone and improve endurance8
Boost free testosterone by lowering SHBG
Inhibits aromatase and 5 alpha reductase conversion of testosterone to estrogen and dihydrotestosterone respectively9
Tong Kat Ali (Eurycoma longifolia)
Often called “Malaysian ginseng”, is traditionally used as a general health tonic, improving physical and mental energy levels and overall quality of life; as an adaptogen and as a traditional “anti-aging” remedy to help older individuals adapt to the reduced energy, mood, and libido that often comes with age.
What Tongkat Ali can do for you:
Increase anabolic hormones, such as testosterone and DHEA and reduce the catabolic hormone cortisol