Proximate and Nutrient Analysis of the Locally Manufactured Herbal Medicines and its Raw Material

  title={Proximate and Nutrient Analysis of the Locally Manufactured Herbal Medicines and its Raw Material},
  author={Javid Hussain and Ali Bahader and Farman Ullah and Najeeb Ur Rehman and Abdul Latif Khan and Wasi Ullah and Zabta Khan Shinwari and Javid Hussain javidhej},
  • Javid Hussain, Ali Bahader, +5 authors Javid Hussain javidhej
  • Published 2010
Herbal medicines have unique therapeutic properties and therefore, used in rural areas to cure different diseases. Proximate analysis and elemental composition of the locally manufactured formulations from Hypericum perforatum, Allium sativum, Zingiber officinalis and Valeriana officinalis were carried out. The heavy metals including Cu, Ni, Zn, Pb, Co, Cd, Fe, and Cr were determined using Atomic Absorption Spectroscopic standard method. Na and Ca was estimated using flame emission… CONTINUE READING
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