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Year : 2004  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 48-58

Comparative study of some commercial samples of Naga bhasma


1 Division of Biochemical Sciences, National Chemical Labortary, Pune 411008, India
2 Deccan College, Deemed University, Pune-411006, India
3 Loctite, Jejuri-412303, India

Correspondence Address:
Mrudula Wadekar
Division of Biochemical Sciences, National Chemical Labortary, Pune 411008
India
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Naga bhasma  is one of those reputed ayurvedic bhasmas which are claimed to possess some extraordinary medical properties. However, identification of a genuine sample of naga bhasma is a challenging problem. Because at present naga bhasma is manufactured by different ayurvedic pharmacies, by following different methods, these products are not standardised either from chemical and structural point of view. Therefore, comparative study of these samples using modern analytical techniques is important and necessary to understand their current status. In this communication, such study of naga bhasma from chemical and structural point of view is reported by using XRD, IR and UV spectroscopy and thermogravimetry.


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