DETERMINATION OF QUERCETIN BY HPTLC METHOD PRESENT IN ZYMODYNE SYRUP- A POLY HERBAL FORMULATIONAbstract
Zymodyne Syrup is poly herbal formulation made by Ayrulab Herbals Pvt. Ltd., as an appetite enhancer. This formulation contains various 17 plant extract from these 6 plants namely Cyperus rotundus, Bacopa monnieri, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Phyllanthus amarus, Asparagus racemosus, and Tribulus terrestris contains Quercetin flavonoid as a chemical constitute and it can be determined by HPTLC method. The concentration of Quercetin in formulation was 0.1100 mcg/ml and in individual extracts were 0.870, 0.783, 0.782, 0.855, 0.875, 0.957 mcg/ml respectively. This study may provide useful information in searching the role of Quercetin to enhance appetite biologically.
Saurabh Parmar*, Nihar Shah , Megha Kasarwala , Madhavika Virpura , Kinjal Shah , and Piyush Patel
Hariom Pharmacy College, Ambav-388250, Gujarat, India
30 June, 2011
03 August, 2011
29 September, 2011
01 October, 2011