Land Caltrops, Puncture Vine, Gokhru
Whole Plant, Seeds
Throughout India at roadsides and on waste places.
Roots of the Tribulus Terrestris is useful for curing strangury, anorexia, renal and vesical calculi, dyspepsia, spermatorrhoea, inflammations, anaemia, dysuria, helminthiasis, cough, asthma, scabies, cardiopathy, ophthalmia etc. Leaves ODF this herb are also very useful in the treatment of gonorrhea, menorrhagia, leprosy, strangury, general weakness and skin diseases. Tonic is very effective for curing calculous affections and painful micturition.