Psyllium Seeds

Psyllium seeds are an Agri-farm product of the dried ripe seeds of Plantago ovata forks (farm Plantaginaceae) and it has been cleaned free of all dust, Agri farm fibers, wastes, mud, stones and iron particles. The seed itself is made up of 40% Linoleic Acid (LA), an important fatty acid essential to health.

Common Names of Psyllium

 

Flea, lspaghua, Spogel, Plantago Psyllium, Isaphgol, Plantago sp., Isabgula, Plantaginis Ovatae Semen (Semen Plantaginis Ovatae), Semen Ispaghulae

Chemical Constituents

Mucilage mainly composed of arabinose, xylose, galacturonic acid, semi drying fatty oil and small amount of aucubin.
Botanical Names of Psyllium are

Plantago Ovata and Plantago Ispaghula

Psyllium Other Name

Psyllii semen, Blond Psyllium, Cleansing Plaintain, Natural dietary Fiber, Herbal supplement, Fiber – blend, Nutrition- Herbs, Feed Supplement, Pale Psyllium
Packing & Dispatch

Special Care is taken in bulk packaging of the product to ensure quality and safety during while storage.
Packing Weights / Volumes

Conventional Gunny bags with inner food-grade poly-liner 75 kg.

Properties

The seed has properties of a mucilage formation on extraction of moisture. Psyllium seeds are cooling, laxative, soothing, antiacidic, anti diuretic and demulcent.

Specification

Color Light brown to moderate brown

Particle Size Maximum 1.0 % on U.S.S. 10#

Acid Insoluble Ash Maximum 1.0%

Odor Faint, characteristic

Moisture (loss or drying) Maximum 12.0 %

Foreign Organic Matter Maximum 0.5 %

Taste Bland, mucilaginous

Total Ash Maximum 4.0 %