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Minaketan Sahoo
Sujit Dash
Amaresh Chandra Sahoo
Prabhat Kumar Sahoo
Soumya Sephali Rath
Priyanka Muduli


Standardisation, Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, GCMS, HPTLC


The establishment of standards for the quality and purity of raw materials, quality control throughout the drug manufacturing method, development of a high-quality finished product, storage and distribution to preserve the quality of the finished product are all aspects of standardization in ayurvedic formulations. It is crucial for developing Ayurvedic, Siddha and Unani medicine quality control procedures. Standardization in Ayurveda, Siddha, and Unani has been thoroughly established and recorded in both classical and modern writings; nonetheless, these texts were written with an individualistic goal rather than for an industrial or commercial purpose.

Materials and Methods: Considering the most recent standardization techniques, careful consideration of the ancient texts of Ayurveda, Siddha, and Unani among others was conducted. The present WHO standards on the standardization of herbal pharmaceuticals were also studied and examined.

Discussion: This article aims to highlight historical references to standardization while incorporating the most recent scientific methodologies to create, analyse standardized Ayurveda, Siddha, and Unani medications.

Conclusion: According to the review, standardization in Ayurveda, Siddha, and Unani is a continuous process, and in order to examine fine alchemical techniques and the intermediate compounds created, one must be exceptionally watchful of new scientific approaches while also being cognizant of the traditional principles of the practice.

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