Zingiber officinalis Rhizomes

  • English Name: Ginger
  • Common Name:Sounth

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown coloured Powder with peculiar taste and odour

Identification
TLC comparison with Raw material

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 70.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 60.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

For Volatile Oil
NLT 1.00%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Volatile Oil
1.00%

Uses
Antiartheritis