Puncturevine Caltrop Fruit/ Bai Ji Li 16oz
Traditionally, people have used this plant for a variety of potential effects, including to enhance libido, keeping the urinary tract healthy, and reducing swelling. Today, Tribulus Terrestris is widely used as a general health supplement, as well as in supplements that claim to increase testosterone levels (healthline.com)
Tribulus Terrestris 16oz, AKA: Puncturevine, Caltrop Fruit, Tribulus, Zhixing, Triangular Spines, Hard Tribulus, Gokshura
It is a hard sticker. The taste is bitter, It is lukewarm; slightly toxic in effect
This product is the dried and mature fruit of Tribulus Terrestris, a plant of the Tribulus family. It has been used to calm the liver and relieve Qi circulation depression, invigorate blood and expel wind, improve eyesight, and relieve itching. It is used for headache, dizziness, swelling, and pain in the chest and hypothermia, breast carbuncle, red eyes, rubella, and itching. It enters the Guigan meridian
Dosage Oral administration: decoction, 6-9g, or into pills or powder.
External use: proper amount, decocted with water; or grind the powder to adjust and apply.
- Blood deficiency and weak qi and pregnant women should take it with caution.
- "Materia Medica Huiyan": Prohibited for insufficient yin, essence, and blood.
- "Depei Materia Medica": It is forbidden for liver deficiency or pregnancy. From: https://zhongyibaike.com/