Vol. 5, Issue 6, Part B (2017)
Ethnobotanical studies on medicinal plant: Gokhru (Tribulus terrestris)
Author(s): Ritu Gupta
Abstract: Tribulus terrestris is a straggling spreading shrub found throughout India. Different parts of Gokhru are used to cure various diseases. The seeds are considered as tonic and aphrodisiac in How Peh and Ho-Nan provinces. The plant is used as remedy for rheumatism in South Africa. The fruit is used for cough, liver and urinary complaints in Maharashtra and Gujarat.
How to cite this article:
Ritu Gupta. Ethnobotanical studies on medicinal plant: Gokhru (Tribulus terrestris). International Journal of Herbal Medicine. 2017; 5(6): 73-74.