Achyranthus aspara plant

  • English Name: Rough Chaff Tree
  • Common Name: Apamarga

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown colored Powder with slight bitter taste

Identification
Presence of Saponins

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 70.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 70.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

For Saponins
NLT 20.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Saponins
20.0%

Uses
Alterative, diruetic