Astercantha longifolia seeds

  • English Name: Hygrophila
  • Common Name: Kokilaksha

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Yellowish brown powder with bitter taste

Identification
Presence of Alkaloids -Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 50.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 40.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

For Alkaloid
NLT 0.20%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
8:1

Active Ingredient
 

Alkaloids
0.2%

Uses
Antirheumatic