Cyperus rotundus Root

  • English Name: Nutgrass
  • Common Name: Nagarmotha

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Dark Brown coloured Powder with slight bitter taste

Identification
TLC Comparison with authentic Cyperus rhizomes

Solubility
 

Water
Min. 60.00%

50% v/v alcohol
Min. 50.00%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Volatile oil
Min. 0.10%

Total Ash
NMT 15.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
6:1

Active Ingredient
 

Volatile Oil
0.10%

Uses
Intestinal disorders