Kiya Pods

Kiya Pods

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Kiya Pods (1 oz): A West African Aphrodisiac with Uncertainties

Kiya Pods, also known as Cola nitida or African Kola Nut, are the fruit of a tall evergreen tree native to West Africa. They have a long history of use in traditional African medicine, but scientific evidence for their effectiveness is limited. Due to this and potential safety concerns, Kiya Pods are not recommended for internal use.

Traditional Uses:

  • Energy Booster: Kiya Pods have been traditionally used as a stimulant to increase energy and alertness. (Limited scientific evidence)
  • Aphrodisiac: Kiya Pods are considered an aphrodisiac in some cultures, although scientific evidence is lacking. (Limited scientific evidence)

Cultural Significance:

Kiya Pods hold significance in some West African cultures, where they are offered to guests as a gesture of hospitality and used in ceremonies.

Due to safety concerns, Kiya Pods are not recommended for internal use.

Here are some alternatives you may consider:

  • Natural Energy Boosters: Green tea, guarana, and ginseng are some natural herbs that may help increase energy levels. However, consult with a healthcare professional before using them.
  • Aphrodisiac Foods: Oysters, dark chocolate, and watermelon are some foods that have been associated with aphrodisiac qualities.

Enjoy Kiya Pods for their cultural significance, but prioritize your safety and avoid internal use.


We DO NOT claim to provide all the information available about herbs or natural remedies. You must do additional research on the herbs you buy! In the case that you are ill, you should consult with your doctor or another medical specialist. The owners and employees of The Magickal Earth are NOT RESPONSIBLE for any kind of misuse or injury that may directly or indirectly happen as a result of purchasing our herbs or using the information we provide.