Cissus quadrangularis is a perennial plant of the grape family. It is also known as veldt grape, devil's backbone, adamant creeper, asthisamharaka, hadjod and pirandai.
Cissus quadrangularis has been used as a medicinal plant since antiquity.Cissus has been used in various Ayurvedic classical medicines to heal broken bones and injured ligaments and tendons. In siddha medicine it is considered a tonic and analgesic, and is believed to help heal broken bones, thus its name asthisamharaka (that which prevents the destruction of bones). The Garo tribe of Bangladesh have used C. quadrangularis as a medicinal plant for bone fracture
|Appearance||Brown Fine Powder|
|Particle size||95% Pass 80Mesh|
|Loss on drying(%)||5.0 Max|
|Heavy metals(ppm)||10.0 Max|
|Total plate count(cfu/g)||3000 Max|
|Yeast & Moulds(cfu/g)||300 Max|