Trigonella foenum graecum Seeds

  • English Name: Fenugreek
  • Common Name:Methi

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light brown coloured powder with bitter taste

Identification
Presence of Saponins -Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 80.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 80.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Saponins
NLT 40.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.00%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Saponins
40.0%

Uses
Anti-Lipemic