Licorice drink to increase sperm count

Licorice root is a fragrant herb with various medicinal properties. Licorice root can increase sperm count in men and also increase semen quality. This is hence an effective treatment for male infertility as well.

Licorice – Names in other languages

  • Scientific name – Glycyrrhiza glabra
  • English – Licorice
  • Hindi – Mulethi
  • Sanskrit – Madhurika
  • Malayalam – Iratti Madhuram
  • Bengali – Yashtimadhu
  • Tamil – Adhimadhuram
  • Kannada – Atimadhura
  • Telugu – Adhimadhuram

Here is a simple recipe to increase sperm count.

Licorice home remedy to increase sperm count – Recipe

  • 2 pieces Licorice root (Known as Athimathuram in Tamil)
  • 100 ml Milk (Use cow milk)
  • 2 teaspoons Honey
  1. You will need licorice root to make this herbal drink. Licorice root is easily available in Ayurveda / native medicine stores.
  2. Take two small pieces of licorice root in a mortar.
  3. Crush well with a pestle.
  4. Crush it into pieces as shown. Licorice root is very hard and crushing is necessary to get a stronger extract.
  5. Take milk in a vessel.
  6. Add crushed licorice root to milk.
  7. Allow the milk to boil.
  8. Switch off and let the licorice steep in the milk for at least 10 minutes.
  9. Add 2 teaspoons honey when the milk is still warm.
  10. Stir well.
  11. Drink.

Drink at least 100 ml of this milk everyday for 48 days to begin noticing significant results.

Ramya Srinivasan, PDGBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. As a result of her passion in native medicine, she got her Diploma in Traditional Siddha Medicine from Bharat Sevak Samaj registered under the Indian Planning Commission. She is certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.