Tribulus terrestris


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Tribulus terrestris

Chinese medicine
An annual herb, the fruit of which is alterative, nutritive and tonic; it strengthens muscles and tendons, facilitates labour, purifies blood, and has been used for anaemia, sexual dysfunction, malnutrition, increased urinary frequency, low breast milk production, poor vision and tinnitus.
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Effects of AL-Qutub (Tribulus terrestris) on the spermatogenesis of the mouse testis: histological, histochemical and morphometrical studies.
Efficacy of Tribulus terrestris for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desired disorder in postmenopausal women: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial.
Effects of Tribulus terrestris (Puncture vine) supplementation on performance and digestive system of broiler chicks.
Diante do exposto, este trabalho objetivou analisar a influencia do uso do Tribulus terrestris e do Lepidium Meyenii Walp na composicao corporal, na libido e no desempenho fisico de praticantes de musculacao.
Sati et al., "Influence of Tribulus terrestris extract on lipid profile and endothelial structure in developing atherosclerotic lesions in the aorta of rabbits on a high-cholesterol diet," Acta Histochemica, vol.
Mohebi, "Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisoning in goats," Small Ruminant Research, vol.
Tribulus terrestris for treatment of sexual dysfunction in women: randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study.
Amongst these might be mentioned a variegated form of the Red Goosefoot, Chenopodium rubrum, L., and the Caltrops, Tribulus terrestris, L.
Evidence: The botanical Tribulus terrestris hit the news in the 1970s when Bulgarian Olympic weightlifters claimed that it was responsible for their success in competition.
Solanum xanthocarpum, Echinos echninatus, Alhagi mourarum, Verbena officinalis and Tribulus terrestris .showed low prevalence i.e.
Accordingly Chenopodium album, Chenopodium murale, Convolvulus arvensis, Melilotus indica, Anagallis arvensis, Cirsium arvensis, Coronopus didymus, Lathyrus aphaca, Medicago polymorpha, Polygonum plebejum, Rumex dentatus, Gallium aparine, Cnicus arvensis, Ephedra spp., Cynodon dactylon, Cenchrus setigerus, Trianthema partulacastrum, Anagalis arvensis, Trianthema pentandra, Fumaria indica, Centaurea iberica, Carthamus oxyacantha, Asphodelus tenuifolius, Datura fastuosa, Vicia sativa, Spergula arvensis, Cirsium arvensis, Medicago polymorpha, Trigonella monantha, Tribulus terrestris, Phalaris minor, Avena fatua.