Standardization and quality control parameters of dashmoola kwatha Granules for instant use: an ayurvedic formulation

  • Harsh Pandya M Pharma, Dept. of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana including drug research, I.P.G.T. & R.A., G.A.U., Jamnagar
  • Rohit Sharma Ph.D. Scholar, Dept. of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana including drug research, I.P.G.T. & R.A., G.A.U., Jamnagar
  • Prajapati PK Prof. & Head, Dept. of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana including drug research, I.P.G.T. & R.A., G.A.U., Jamnagar
Keywords: Kwatha, Kwatha Granules, Decoction, Quality control, HPTLC

Abstract

Kwatha (decoction) preparations are one among basic Ayurvedic dosage forms, which are highly effective, but they are to be used only in fresh state due to less stability, inconvenience to prepare fresh Kwatha every time when needed etc. The short shelf life (i.e. 1/2- 1 day) is the major drawback of the Kwatha for the large-scale production.

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2014-11-30
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