A Review on Medicinal Plants Used for Improvement of SpermatogenesisSeyed Mahdi Banan Khojasteh1, Reihaneh Javanmard Khameneh2*, Maryam Houresfsnd2 and Elham Yaldagard1
- *Corresponding Author:
- Reihaneh Javanmard Khameneh
Department of Biology
Faculty of Sciences
University of Urmia, Urmia, Iran
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: January 05, 2016 Accepted date: February 04, 2016 Published date: February 08, 2016
Citation: Khojasteh SMB, Khameneh RJ, Houresfsnd M, Yaldagard E (2016) A Review on Medicinal Plants Used for Improvement of Spermatogenesis. Biol Med (Aligarh) 8:292. doi:10.4172/0974-8369.1000292
Copyright: © 2016 Khojasteh SMB, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Male factor infertility accounts for 40% of infertility cases. Spermatogenetic failure, including azoospermia and oligospermia, is one of the important causes of male infertility. Among different methods, medicinal plants have been used in many Nations to treat male infertility problems. So in this review, we have summarized most of the data dealing with the positive effects of plant extracts on spermatogenesis.