Ashwagandha is a plant which has long been used medicinally. It is used in traditional Indian and African medicine as an anti-inflammatory, for fever relief, and against infectious disease. It also appears to inhibit swelling and aid memory and can act as a general health tonic. Ashwagandha also relaxes blood vessels and stimulates circulation. Ashwagandha is used to restore male libido, cure impotence and increase male fertility.