Botanical Name : Tribulus Terrestris
Tamil Name : நெருஞ்சில் பொடி / Nerunjil Podi
English Name : Caltrops Powder, Nerunjil, Gokhru Powder
Malayalam Name : കാൾട്രോപ്സ് പൊടി / Nerinji, Njerinjil, Nerinjil, Njerinjil, Mulluringi
Hindi Name : कैलट्रोप्स पाउडर / Gokshura
Telugu Name : కాల్ట్రోప్స్ పౌడర్ / Antisha, Apamargamu, Uttareni
Gokhru has multiple, holistic set of benefits for human health so it is an important medicinal herb in the Ayurvedic system. Gokhru called by other names like gokhsur, puncture vine, bindii, cathead, and burra gokhru. Caltrop is one of the medicinal plants that have many medicinal properties that help to treat various diseases.
Gokhru is mainly used to treat sexual, kidneys and urinary system problems in our body.
Health Benefits of Nerunjil Podi
The Caltrops is used to treat low sperm count, sexual weakness, and erectile dysfunction in Siddha treatments. It is also used to improve your digestion system.
Nerunji is an effective remedy for inflammation and uterus infection.
Treat kidney problems
A decoction prepared from this herb is consumed twice a day to break and eliminate kidney stones. It also stops the formation of kidney stones in the future. Gokhru powder also treats Urinary problems such as blood in urine, urinary infection, frequent urination, painful urination, and urine blockage.
Helps in muscle building
Gokhru can improve the secretion of hormones like testosterone. This improves the immune system, and further benefits of muscle building and enhancement in body strength. Ground Gokhru powder with Amla, bhringraj, and mulethi with equal quantities and consume it twice a day to get improvement in a few days.
Reduce Blood Pressure
Gokhru controls high blood pressure as it has hypotensive properties. Gokhru also reduces cholesterol levels in the body in regular consumption. Take ½ tbsp of Gokhru powder and mix it with a glass of warm water and leave it overnight. Consume this next morning. Regular consumption of this will result in a notable reduction in the blood pressure in a couple of months.
How to Consume Nerunjil Podi (Caltrops)
Morning – Take five gms of powder with 100 ml of water and boil them for some minutes. After the water getting warm, filter them, and drink before food. Repeat this same for Evening after dinner.
There are no side effects in using this product, and you can consider the medical advice for the usage of this product during pregnancy.
Harvesting & Manufacturing Methods:
All herbs are 100% naturally harvested, dried, and pulverized without the chemical interactions that assure the natural herb powders.