Nardostachys jatamansi Roots

  • English Name: Musk Root
  • Common Name: jatamansi

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown coloured powder with with characteristic odour

Identification
T. L. C. comparison with raw material –Positive

Solubility
 

Water
Min. 60.0%

50% v/v alcohol
Min. 40.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Volatile oils
Min. 0.50%

Total Ash
Max. 10.0%

Moisture content
Max. 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Volatile Oil
0.005

Uses
Sedative