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Maca Vitae® is an INKANATURA trademark that guarantees the authentic Andean maca, imported directly from the Peruvian highlands (departments of Junin 4500 meters of altitude) where maca’s reputation was born. There grows the best and authentic maca.
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INKANATURA is a multicultural company having as a principle aim to link ancient liveway of Andean and Amazonian world with European countries. We are aware of the richness and diversity in Andean and Amazonian nature, its nutritious heritage and its healthy habits.

Maca is the root of a Peruvian plant Lepidium meyenii (Brassicaceae), growing in the Central Andean Region of Peru between 4000 and 4500 meters of altitude, mainly in Junin and Cerro de Pasco. This species is described in the catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Maca have been traditionally employed, among others, to improve sexuality and fertility. Oral administration of Maca significantly improved the sexual behaviour in male rats and mice. More recently, it has been demonstrated that Maca improves spermatogenesis in male rats. Dry maca hypocotyls have the following composition: 59% carbohydrates, 10.2% proteins, 8.5% fibre and 2.2% lipids among a few other compounds (Dini et al. 1994) (Read more)

In early times (1600 b.C), maca was appreciated not only as nutritious food, but also as a gift of the gods along with corn and potatoes. Mountain Raco in Junín was considered the god of stewed food. In its honour, the natives buried potatoes and maca there among other offerings. Maca also was used in beverages with hallucinogenic products in dances and religious ceremonies (Castro de León 1990). (Read more Maca History)

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