Q. I read about some herbal pills on the market that are supposed to increase the length and girth of the penis. I wonder if there is really anything to that. They offer a money-back guarantee if you’re not satisfied with the results. The testimonials sent in by customers are convincing. They can’t be made up, can they?
A. Testimonials and money-back guarantees are no proof of safety or efficacy. They have been used in advertising for decades, but manufacturers know very few dissatisfied customers are likely to demand their money back.
We have not seen any well-controlled scientific research to indicate that oral preparations can make the penis significantly larger. This market is ripe for exploitation, however.
One Arizona company selling such products on the Internet was investigated last year. Local authorities seized $20 million along with a Lamborghini, a Ferrari and a Rolls Royce. The same company also allegedly sold products to enlarge women’s breasts and make people taller.

Get The Graedons' Favorite Home Remedies Health Guide for FREE

Join our daily email newsletter with breaking health news, prescription drug information, home remedies AND you'll get a copy of our brand new full-length health guide — for FREE!

What Do You Think?

We invite you to share your thoughts with others, but remember that our comment section is a public forum. Please do not use your full first and last name if you want to keep details of your medical history anonymous. A first name and last initial or a pseudonym is acceptable. Advice from other commenters on this website is not a substitute for medical attention. Do not stop any medicine without checking with the prescriber. Stopping medication suddenly could result in serious harm. We expect comments to be civil in tone and language. By commenting, you agree to abide by our commenting policy and website terms & conditions. Comments that do not follow these policies will not be posted. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Your cart

Total
USD
Shipping and discount codes are added at checkout.