Shahin Khan, Ajay Kumar Meena, A. K. Saluja, M. M. Padhi
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Shahin Khan1*, Ajay Kumar Meena2*, A. K. Saluja1 and M. M. Padhi2
1A. R. College of Pharmacy & G. H. Patel Institute of Pharmacy, Vallabh Vidhyanagar, Anand.
2 Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Science, Janakpuri, New Delhi.
Volume - 8,
Issue - 11,
Year - 2015
Three batches of polyherbal tablets were prepared by using the same ingredients as mentioned under Bhaisajya Ratnavali. Each tablet contains Vernonia anthelmintica, Curcuma longa, Piper longum, Mallotus philippinensis, Operculina turpethum, Terminalia chebula, Butea monosperma, and Red ochre. It was prescribed for the treatment of parasitic worms. Pharmacognostical study counting both macroscopic and powder microscopy of raw drug showed the authentication of all constituents within the standard range. Tablet has been formulated using wet granulation method. The pH of the tablet was found to be slightly acidic. The average weight was 503 mg, average thickness was 5.85 mm and hardness was 3.6. Thin layer chromatography analysis in two different mobile phases showed various prominent bands at different Rf values.
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Shahin Khan, Ajay Kumar Meena, A. K. Saluja, M. M. Padhi. Pharmacognostical and Physicochemical Evaluation of Anthelmintic an Ayurvedic Polyherbal Formulation: Krumighattini Tablet. Asian J. Research Chem. 8(11): November 2015; Page 697-700. doi: 10.5958/0974-4150.2015.00112.1