Puncture vine is a herb that helps increase the concentration of certain compounds in the body, that stimulate the natural synthesis of the hormone testosterone. The Latin (scientific) name of the plant is Tribulus terrestris L., and it is a part of the Zygophyllaceae (caltrop) family. Tribulus in latin stands for “a tenacious weapon”. This name is given to the plant probably due to the fact that it is able to flourish on the most infertile soils. The herb can be found growing in desert conditions, and in barren soils.
The active ingredients of the exctract produced by this herb are the furostanol saponins, which can be abundantly found in the above the earth parts of the plant. Common knowledge is the fact that the higher the content of the furostanol saponins determined as protodioscin, the stronger the extract is.
Tribulus terrestris shows positive influence on the reproductive problems, low libido and erectile dysfunction. The herb is a powerful aphrodisiac, most commonly used by individuals seeking enhanced sexual health, increased libido and enhanced ejaculation.
The use of puncture vine is completely safe for people engaged in bodybuilding, that would like to avoid all of the unpleasant side effects of many other food additives. Tribulus Terrestris helps burn body fat, while helping build and maintain lean muscle mass.
The food supplement VemoHerb® Bulgarian Tribulus is 100% dry exctact from Tribulus terrestris. It is suitable for individuals, subjected to increased loads and stress. It is also suitable for not sporting people, and it is recommended to be taken daily with the breakfast.