Commiphora mukul Gum

  • English Name: Myrrh
  • Common Name: Guggul

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Off white to White Coloured odourless Powder

Identification
TLC test for Guggulsterones-Positive

Solubility
 

Water
Practically insoluble in water

50% v/v alcohol,Pet. Ether Chloroform
Partially Soluble

Assay
 

For Guggulsterones(by UV Spectrophotometric method)
Min. 2.50%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Guggulsterones
2.5%

Uses
Anti-Cholestremic