Just in case, Mamajuana also known as Viagra Dominicana is a drink indigenous to the island. Haiti and Dominican Republic, both having their own variation of the recipe. All are said to stimulate the libido.
Originally it was made by the Taino Indians, boiling the roots to make a type of tea. Honey was added as a sweetener. Then as time passed rum or wine was added to the mixture to make Mamajuana as it is known today.
This sweet, amber-colored liquid is said to be a cure-all, mainly used for the gripe, the Dominican name for the flu. It is also said to be a good remedy for arthritis, toothaches, headaches and stomach aches. In the history of Mamajuana it has been used as a cure for many different ailments. Many of the natural ingredients of mamajuana are also used in Western herbal remedies.