The seeds are astringent, nutritive, spermatogenetic, good aphrodisiac and also nervine tonic. It is used in the treatment of premature ejaculation, spermatorrhoea and diseases of the genitourinary system. Is a prophylactic against oligospermia, ovulation in women, etc. and is useful in enhancing sperm count and improving their quality. Also useful in erectile dysfunction and male debility. The herb increases the level of dopamine, scrotonin and other catecholamines in the brain and body to the extent that it induces mood elevation .The seeds due to the presence of L-DOPA and nicotine are in great demand.