Gokhru ( Tribulus terrestris ) is prostrate spreading medicinal herb which is found almost throughout India up to 3000 m altitude. In most part of India it is known as Gokhru Kata. It has many common names like cathead, yellow vine, goathead, burra gokharu, puncture vine, bindii etc. In Indian market is sold with brand name gokhru kadha. It is one of the ten roots used in preparation of Dashmula.