Memory Alpha


41,744pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Add New Page Discuss0

Aphrodisiac refers to a number of compounds that produce heightened sexual desire and awareness in some humanoid species. Some species used triglobulin as an aphrodisiac. Humans have, at various times, used aphrodisiacs including the ground horn of a rhinoceros and the bile of black bears. (ENT: "Fight or Flight") Certain cultures consider perfume an aphrodisiac. (TNG: "Angel One")

According to William T. Riker, an aphrodisiac is "something used to stimulate or enhance sexual pleasure". Data was unfamiliar with the term. (TNG: "Angel One")

Upon receiving a birthday gift from his friend Leonard McCoy in 2285, admiral James T. Kirk incorrectly guessed that it would be a Klingon aphrodisiac. (Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan)

In 2373, Quark attempted to smuggle the illegal aphrodisiac Regalian liquid crystal onto Deep Space 9. (DS9: "The Ship")

In the same year, while possessing the body of Kes, Tieran offered her power if she would join him and stop mentally resisting his possession, stating "I assure you, it is the finest aphrodisiac there is." Kes, however, was not persuaded. (VOY: "Warlord")

On board the Silver Blood USS Voyager, Neelix offered Tom Paris for his honeymoon with B'Elanna Torres a holoprogram of a mountain resort on the fifth moon of Cytrax, which had crickets with songs that were reputed to be an "auditory aphrodisiac". Tom turned it down, claiming that he and B'Elanna did not need aphrodisiacs. (VOY: "Course: Oblivion")

In Tom Paris' altered holonovel based on board the fictional USS Voyeur, The Doctor used a Klingon aphrodisiac on Two of Three, much to the disgust of the real Doctor. (VOY: "Author, Author")

See alsoEdit

External link Edit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki