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Calotropis gigantea root extract ( Aak )

Calotropis gigantea is most widely used in Ayurvedic treatments,  both externally and internally. Root of this plant s used in cough, cold and constipation. The dried root bark is a substitute for ipecacuanha. The root bark is febrifuge, anthelmintic, depurative, expectorant, and laxative. The powdered root used in asthama, bronchitis, and dyspepsia.

Additional information:

The extracts are delivered paraben free, and low bacterial count without the use of any chemical or gamma treatment. Amsar is a responsible manufacturer providing green eco friendly extracts and does not discharge solvents, gases or other hazardous materials into the environment.

  • Latin Name : Calotropis gigantea

  • Sanskrit Name : Arka

  • Common Name : Aak

  • Family : Asclepiadaceae

  • Part Plant Used : Root

  • Solvent Used : Hydroalcohol

  • Storage Condition : In Double Sealed PP Bags

  • Appearance : Brown Powder

  • Organoleptic Test : Bitter Taste

  • Odor : Characteristic Odor

  • Herb Ext. Ratio : 15:1

  • Alcohol soluble extractives as per IP 66 taking 1 gm of sample : Not less than 60%

  • Alkaloid : Not less than 0.3%

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