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[New Latin Tribulus, genus name, from Latin tribolus, tribulus, spiny plant, puncture vine (Tribulus terrestris), water chestnut, from Greek tribolos.]
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Noun1.tribulus - annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regionsTribulus - annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regions
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
bean-caper family, family Zygophyllaceae, Zygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea
caltrop, devil's weed, Tribulus terestris - tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed
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Products with ingredients extracted from plants, such as puncturevine (Tribulus terrestris), barrenwort (Epimedium), and valerian are labeled as supplementary foods in some countries but are classified as Chinese herbal medicine in Taiwan.
(2016) evidenced that Kurd tribes treated kidney stones in Abdanan and Dehloran districts of Ilam Province, Iran using Alhagipersarum Boiss & Buhse and Rubia tinctorum, Linum usitatissimum L., Tribulus terrestris L., Prunus cerasus L.
In studies of Hemalatha and Hari [12], the saponin rich fraction of Tribulus terrestris (SFTT) treatment caused a significant increase in the serum testosterone level in male rats.
Jabbar, Longipetalosides A-C, new steroidal saponins from Tribulus longipetalus.
A member of the Zygophyllaceae family Tribulus terrestris, also known as Gokshura, Gokharu, or puncture vine, is an annual herb; its aerial parts, roots, and fruits have been used in traditional medicine for anti-inflammatory, diuretic, tonic, antimicrobial, and aphrodisiac purposes for thousands of years in China, India, Pakistan, and Sudan.
[11] Tribulus terrestris is one of the popular plants known in the treatment of male sexual complications.
"With the elimination of the flora from the site, the last-known Halfa grass plant in the UAE had gone," according to a report by Shahid and Rao in the latest issue of the academic journal Tribulus, published by the Emirates Natural History Group.
It contained a standardized mixture of fish and rice and an omega-6:omega-3 ratio of 4:1 enriched with Lepidium meyenii (0.0865%), Tribulus terrestris (0.0052%), L-carnitine (0.042%), zinc (0.005%), beta-carotene (0.023%), vitamin E (0.024%), and folic acid (0.000027%) embedded in cold-pressed tablets composed of 60-80% of hydrolyzed proteins (fish and vegetable).
spicata parts (Lamiaceae, MARE 15331) Aerial Appetizer parts Aerial Cold parts Tribulus terrestris L.
Cluster-2 Convolvulus arvensis, Eclipta prostrate, Amaranthus spinosus, Clerodendron inerme and Tribulus terrestris had medium whereas cluster-3 Launea nudicaulis, Chinopodium morale, C.