Alpinia galanga Rhizomes

  • English Name: Java Galangal
  • Common Name: Kulinjan

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light brown coloured powder with peculiar odour & taste

Identification
T. L. C. Comparison with raw material

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 50.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 60.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Terpenoids
NLT 5.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Terpenoids
5.0%

Uses
In bronchial catarrhal