Damiana as a tea is a tonic for the kidneys, the sexual organs and the nervous system. It is excellent at balancing the hormones and the emotions. The effect of this tea is definitely more noticeable when one is feeling anxious, down, out of sorts, grumpy, angry or upset, giving one an immediate and natural feeling of well-being and balance. On some people it has the effect of an aphrodisiac. This tea is a fantastic all round tea with immediate effects.