Solanum xanthocarpum Herb

  • English Name: Yellow berried nightshade
  • Common Name:Kantakari

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light brown coloured powder with bitter taste

Identification
Presence of Alkaloids - Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 80.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 70.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Alkaloids
NLT 0.40%

Total Ash
NMT 15.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
8:1

Active Ingredient
 

Alkaloids
0.4%

Uses
Expectorant