Botanical Name: Althaea officinalis
Plant Part Used: Roots
Processing Method: Drying, Grinding
Marsh-mallow is a perennial, ornamental plant. Its roots are perennial, long, thick and tapering, which is whitish yellow outside, white and fibrous within. It has chemical constituents like altheahexacosanyl lactone (n-hexacos-2-enyl-1,5-olide), 2B-hydroxycalamene (altheacalamene) and altheacoumarin glucoside (5,6-dihydroxycoumarin-5-dodecanoate-6β-D-glucopyranoside), along with the known phytoconstituents like lauric acid, beta-sitosterol, and lanosterol. It helps in healing, have anti-inflammatory properties and have many medicinal value.
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|Mesh size||100%Passes through #40 mesh||USP<786>|
|Loss on drying||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<731>|
|Total ash||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<561>|
|Mesh size||100%Passes through #60 mesh||USP<786>|
|Total Heavy Metals||NMT 10 ppm||USP<231>|
|Lead||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Arsenic||NMT 1 ppm||USP<232>|
|Mercury||NMT 2 ppm||USP<232>|
|Cadmium||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Total Plate Count||NMT 5000 cfu/g||USP<61>|
|Yeast & Mold||NMT 500 cfu/g||USP<61>|