Indigofera tinctoria

  • English Name: Indigo
  • Common Name: Neeli

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown colored powder with peculiar odour & taste

Identification
Presence of Saponins-Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 60.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 70.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Saponins
NLT 20.0%

Total Ash
NMT 20.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Saponins
20.0%

Uses
Antiseptic