QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS OF CYPERRUS ROTANDUS AND KACCHI HALDI
Satya Prakash Maurya*, Anita Maurya, Amrita Asthana, Somendra Kumar Maurya, Pooja Maurya and Kaushal Yadav
Cyperus rotundus rhizomes were considered astringent, diaphoretic, diuretic, analgesic, antispasmodic, aromatic,
carminative, antitussive, emmenagogue, litholytic, sedative, stimulant, stomachic, vermifuge, tonic. Turmeric and
curcumin, one of its constituents, have been studied in numerous clinical trials for various human diseases and
conditions, but the conclusions have either been uncertain or negative. Claims that curcumin in turmeric may help
to reduce inflammation. Photochemical screening refers to the extraction, screening and identification of the
medicinally active substances found in plants. Some of the bioactive substances that can be derived from plants
Cyperrus Rotandus are steroid test may contains present and Kacchi Haldi may carbohydrate, flavnoid, glycoside,
Alkaloid and tannin and phenolic compound in dilute iodine and HNO3 solution may contains present. further
pharmacological evaluation by isolation of the therapeutic antimicrobials and further research on this plant can
specify its pharmaceutical application.
Keywords: Cyperrus Rotandus and Kacchi Haldi.
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