Manufacture of Calcium Sennosides

A.Short description of process :


Senna leaves are tested before and after grinding for Sennosides contents and are extracted with methanol.
The above methanolic extracts are collected and Calcium sennosides are separated by addition of Calcium Salt solution. The precipitated Calcium sennosides are centrifuged and washed with methanol & dried under vacuum. The dried Calcium sennosides are ground, tested and packed.

B.Process Control Test :

The following control parameters are monitored during manufacture :

  • PH of Aqueous suspension
  • Heavy metals
  • Residue on igination.
  • L.O.D
  • Assay


 
MEHTA PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD. AMRITSAR (INDIA)
(manufacturers of Sennoside, Calcium Sennoside, Senna Extract)
email: mehtaph@sancharnet.in