Glycyrrhiza glabra Roots

  • English Name: Licorice
  • Common Name: Mulethi

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light yellowish brown coloured powder with sweet taste

Identification
Presence of Glycyrrhizin-Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 80.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 80.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

for Glycyrrhizin
NLT 20.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
5:1

Active Ingredient
 

Glycyrrhizin
20.0%

Uses
Expectorant