Spanish Fly

Spanish Fly

The Spanish fly is an emerald-green beetle. It is 15 mm to 22 mm long and 5 mm to 8 mm wide, and lives on plants.

Spanish fly contains up to 5% cantharidin. The powder made from dried and crushed spanish fly has been used as an aphrodisiac. Its medical use dates back to descriptions from Hippocrates.

Spanish fly has long been used to create sexual arousal in men. However, recent studies have shown that the extract in spanish fly is a powerful aphrodisiac for women.

Comments are closed.