COMPARATIVE STANDARDIZATION STUDY OF THREE TRIPHALA CHURNA FORMULATIONAbstract
In a few decades, there has been exponential growing in the field of herbal medicines. Most of the traditional system of medicine is effective, but they lack standardization. So, there is a need to develop a standardization technique. Standardization of herbal formulation is essential to assess the quality, purity, safety, and efficacy of the drug based on the concentration of their principles. This articles reports on standardization of Triphala churna. Polyherbal ayurvedic medicines used to treat constipation, gastric disorder. The present research study deal with the comparative Standardization of two reputed marketed Triphala churna formulation, from Patanjali, Shree Ayurveda and laboratory made churna. The standardization of this formulation, organoleptic characteristics, physical properties such as moisture content (LOD), ash value, extractive values, crude fiber content was carried out. The heavy metal content, tannin test, and alkaloid test study also carried out to ascertain the quality, purity, and safety of these herbal formulations.
D. K. Kadam *, P. D. Ahire, J. V. Bhoye, A. R. Patil and D. K. Yadav
NGSPM’s College of Pharmacy, Brahma Valley Educational Campus, Tryambakeshwar Road, Anjaneri, Nashik, Maharashtra, India.
28 September 2016
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