Botanical Name: Medicago sativa
Plant Part Used: Grass
Processing Method: Drying, Grinding
Alfalfa is also called Lucerne, buffalo herb, California clover. It's a perennial flowering plant of Family Fabaceae, an important forage crop that superficially resembles clover. Its leaflets are elongated, clusters of small purple flowers followed by fruits are there. This has been used as a traditional herbal medicine in China, Turkey, India, etc. Saponins, phytoestrogens, flavonoids coumarins, amino acids, alkaloids, vitamins, phytosterols, digestive enzymes, and terpenes constitute major classes of phytoconstituents of this plant.
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|Mesh size||100% Passes through #80 mesh||USP<786>|
|Loss on drying||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<731>|
|Total ash||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<561>|
|Total Heavy Metals||NMT 10 ppm||USP<231>|
|Lead||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Arsenic||NMT 1 ppm||USP<232>|
|Mercury||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Cadmium||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Total Plate Count||NMT 100,000 cfu/g||USP<61>|
|Yeast & Mold||NMT 1000 cfu/g||USP<61>|