Botanical Information Commiphora mukul (Hook. ex Stocks) Engl. (procuring samples)

Synonyms Balsamea mukul Baill.
Balsamodendrum mukul Hook. ex Stocks
Commiphora roxburghii Engl.
Common name (en) Guggul

Sample preparation To 0.2 g of the powdered herbal drug add 4.0 mL of ethanol (96%), sonicate for 10 min and filter
Mobile phase Acetic acid, diisopropyl ether, cyclohexane 1:4:6 (v/v/v)
Derivatization Treat with anisaldehyde solution, heat at 100 °C for 2 min