Tribulus terrestris is a flowering plant species Zygophyllaceae, comes from the warm temperate and tropical Old World in southern Europe, southern Asia, throughout Africa, and Australia. These plants can thrive even in desert climate and barren soil. Like many species of thin, this plant has many common names, including puncturevine, caltrop, cathead, yellow wine, goathead, gokharu Burra and bindii.
Tribulus terrestris is currently being used to enhance sexual desire. Tribulus Terrestris including subtropical plants from the Mediterranean region in its development spread throughout the world. The fruit of this plant is very hard and sharp thorns. When old men brown, round, flat and 1 cm. Tribulus is believed to increase male virility by increasing testosterone levels in the body. Testosterone is a hormone in the male alone who was instrumental in the growth of muscle as a symbol of courage. Testosterone levels are lower in the body can cause symptoms such as decreased sexual function sexual decreased libido and premature ejaculation. One way to overcome this is by giving the hormone testosterone, but others are more natural ways to do this is by taking extrack of Tribulus terrestris. It works by increasing levels of LH (luteinizing hormone), which automatically also increases testosterone levels in the blood of 30% -50%.
The fact 5-10 mg / kg in rats tribulus extract can increase sexual behavior and abilities. Trial in men suffering from impotence is done by giving the drug-containing extract of Tribulus 3 times daily for 2 weeks. The result, 50% experienced an increase in libido and 60% an increase in sexual erection as well as a longer duration without any negative side effects.
Experiments were also carried out on healthy men in which they were given to 750 mg per day tribulus terrestris. The results, levels of LH in the blood increased to 72% of testosterone in their blood were increased by 41%. Besides Tribulus is also able to increase sperm production, sexual performance and endurance.
Benefits of Tribulus Terrestris: The content of Protodioscin (PTN) may help improve erections and vitality of the body, helping to improve the function of reproductive organs of male or female, as well as help improve sexual function. Other properties can help reduce hypertension and cholesterol, help smooth function of the liver, kidneys, urinary tissues, helps to reduce vaginal discharge for women, helping to facilitate menstruation.