Daucus carota Seeds

  • English Name: Carrot
  • Common Name: Gajar

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light Brown coloured powder with peculiar odour

Identification
Presence of Alkaloids – Positive

Solubility
 

Water
Min. 70.00%

50% v/v alcohol
Min. 70.00%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Alkaloids
Min. 0.50%

Total Ash
NMT 10.00%

Moisture content
Max. 8.00%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Alkaloids
0.5

Uses
Source of Vit. E