Rubia cardifolia Stems

  • English Name: Indian Madder
  • Common Name:Manjista

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Reddish Brown free flowing powder odourless, almost tasteless

Identification
Presence of Manjistin - Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 70.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 60.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Manjistin as flavonoids
NLT 2.00%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Flavanoids
2.0%

Uses
In Skin Disease