Valerian wallachi Roots

  • English Name: Indian Valerian
  • Common Name:Tagar

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Dark brown coloured Powder with characteristic Odour

Identification
Presence of Volatile Oil

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 70.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 70.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Volatile Oil
NLT 0.50%

Valepotriates
NLT 8.00%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Valepotriates
8.0%

Uses
Sedative