FORMULATION AND EVALUATION OF POLYHERBAL CAPSULES CONTAINING SAUROMATUM GUTTATUM (WALL.) SCHOTT TUBERS AND LEAVES EXTRACTS

2020 International Journal of Biology Pharmacy and Allied Sciences  
Medicinal plants are commonly known for their medicinal value and free from adverse effects. The aim of the study is to formulate and evaluate the polyherbal capsules containing Sauromatum guttatum (Wall.) Schott tubers and leaves extracts. Scanning and determination of maximum wavelength (λmax) has been recorded. Preformulation parameters such as bulk density, tap density, Carr's index, Hausner's ratio, and angle of repose were reported. Preparation of polyherbal formulation (PHF) has been
more » ... (PHF) has been done and quality of formulation was tested as stated by the WHO guidelines for quality control of herbal materials. Then evaluation of the formulated herbal capsules for their organoleptic characters, moisture content, pH, weight variation, disintegration time, drug content, drug release and microbial load has been done. After that it was compared with Indian pharmacopoeial standards. Future possibilities incorporate the clinical trials of the final product as the clinical viability is as of now demonstrated in various creature considers.
doi:10.31032/ijbpas/2020/9.9.5191 fatcat:7refsvkgcjgblonb2uopjx5y7e