Hemidesmus indicus Roots

  • English Name: Indian Sarsaperella
  • Common Name: Anantmool

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light Reddish Brown Powder with bitter taste

Identification
Presence of Saponins by T.L.C. - Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 60.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 60.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Saponins
NLT 6.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Saponins
6.0%

Uses
Demulcent