Tribulus Terrestris is a herb that is found in tropical region. It is used particularly as a herbal supplement for treating sexual deficiency. Tribulus Terrestris is found to be used in ancient Chinese and Indian medicine.
The roots and fruits of Tribulus Terrestris are used to make medicines which can benefit the following ailments:
It is used primarily for treating sexual deficiencies like Erectile Dysfunction and Low Libido.
Increasing muscle mass and muscle strength.
Increasing testosterone level.
Increasing sports performance.
It is also popularly believed that Tribulus Terrestris also helps in treating constipation, High blood pressure and cholesterol, psoriasis, kidney stones and Hepatis.
It is also believed that Tribulus Terrestris also helps in treating cancer and heart diseases.
It is to be noted that there are mixed reviews to prove that Tribulus Terrestris actually cures or help cure all these ailments. However, most research shows that it definitely helps in curing sexual deficiencies in males.
Who can benefit from taking Tribulus Terrestris
Tribulus Terrestris is beneficial to people suffering from sexual deficiencies since it is known to increase sexual performance. It is also beneficial to athletes and body builders since it increases muscle mass and muscle strength. It is also believed to be beneficial for people suffering from other ailments but this is not supported by thorough research.
There have been no reported side effects of Tribulus Terrestris as an herbal supplement. It is not a drug but only an herbal extract. However, please note that before consuming Tribulus Terrestris please consult your doctor. No reported side effects do not guarantee any side effects and hence should be taken only under medical consultation. Pregnant women should not take Tribulus Terrestris as a precaution.
Tribulus Terrestris is taken in dosages between 85-250 mgs three times daily with food.