Saraca indica Bark

  • English Name: Ashoka-tree
  • Common Name:Ashoka

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown coloured powder with slight astringent taste

Identification
Presence of Tannins-Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 70.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 70.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

For Tannins
NLT 5.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Tannins
5.0%

Uses
Urinary