Scientific validation of method of manufacture of Raughan-e-Banafsha a potent herbal formulation
SeemaAkbar; AkbarMasood; Khan,S.A.
Asian Journal Of Experimental Chemistry: 1 2, 33-35
Raughan-e-Banafsha, a sesame oil extract of Viola odorata flowers is effectively used in Unani system of medicine to treat cephalagia and insomnia. The Raughan (extract in oil) was prepared separately by soxhlet extraction method and the conventional method as described in National Formulary of Unani Medicine, Vol 1. The two Raughans were analyzed for their physicochemical properties and serotonin content.