Labs-Mart has built an extensive library of knowledge regarding botanical actives in supplements. Our methods and instruments allow us to identify and/or quantify the following ingredients.

Common Name Plant Latin Name Testing Method Analytes/Analytical Targets
Acacia Acacia senegal Identification Gummy exudate
Aconitum Root (Aconite) Aconitum spp. TLC (limit of Aconitine) Aconitine
Agrimony Agrimonia eupatoria; A. procera TLC/HPTLC Agrimony identification
Agrimony Agrimonia eupatoria; A. procera Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Alfalfa (Lucerne) Medicago sativa HPLC-UV Medicagenic acid
Alfalfa (Lucerne) Medicago sativa TLC/HPTLC Lucerne identification
Alfalfa (Lucerne) Medicago sativa Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Alkanna Alkanna tinctoria HPLC Naphthazarin derivatives: Alkaanin and its esters
Aloe, Aloes Aloe barbadensis; A. ferox Spectrophotometric Total Anthraquinones
Aloe, Aloes Aloe barbadensis; A. ferox HPLC-UV Barbaloin (Aloins A & B)
Aloe Vera Aloe barbadensis; A. ferox TLC/HPTLC Aloe Vera identification
American Ginseng Panax quinquefolius HPLC-UV Ginsenosides Rb1, Re, Rf, Rg2, Rg1, Rc, Rb2, Rd
American Ginseng Panax quinquefolius TLC/HPTLC Ginseng identification
Ammoniacum, Gum Dorema ammoniacum TLC/HPTLC Gum Ammoniacum identification
Angelica Root, European Angelica archangelica TLC/HPTLC Angelica Root Identification
Andrographis Andrographis paniculata HPLC-UV Andrographolide, Dehydroandrographolide
Aniseed Pimpinella anisum GC-FID trans-Anethole, Anisaldehyde, Methylchavical
Apricots Prunus armeniaca; P. spp. HPLC-UV Amygdalin
Apricots Prunus armeniaca; P. spp. Titration Amygdalin
Aralia Elata Aralia elata Gravimetric Oleanolic acid saponins
Aristolochia (Guang Fang Ji, Guan Mu Tong) Aristolochia fangchi HPLC-UV Aristolochic acids
Arnica Flower Arnica montana HPLC-UV Lactone sesquiterpene (santonin as IS)
Arnica Flower Arnica montana TLC/HPTLC Arnica Flower identification
Artichoke Cynara scolymus Spectrophotometric Caffeoylquinic acids
Artichoke Cynara scolymus HPLC-UV Cynarin (e)
Artichoke Cynara scolymus TLC/HPTLC Artichoke identification
Asafoetida (Asant) Ferula spp. TLC/HPTLC Asafoetida identification
Ascophyllum (Knotted Wrack) Ascophyllum nodosum TLC/HPTLC Ascophyllum identification
Ash Bark Fraxinus spp. HPLC-UV Aesculin
Ashwagandha Withania somnifera Gravimetric Withanolides
Ashwagandha Withania somnifera TLC/HPTLC Ashwagandha identification
Asian Ginseng (Oriental Ginseng) Panax ginseng HPLC-UV Ginsenosides Rb1, Re, Rf, Rg2, Rg1, Rc, Rb2, Rd
Asian Ginseng (Oriental Ginseng) Panax ginseng TLC/HPTLC Ginseng identification
Ginseng (Korean Ginseng) Panax ginseng TLC/HPTLC Ginseng identification
Asiatic Cornelian Cherry Cornus officinalis HPLC-UV Ursolic acid
Aster Root (Tatarian Aster Root) Aster tataricus HPLC-UV Shionone
Aster Root (Tatarian Aster Root) Aster tataricus TLC-Scanning Shionone
Astragalus (Milkvetch Root) Astragalus membranaceus HPLC-UV Astragalosides
Astragalus (Milkvetch Root) Astragalus membranaceus HPLC-UV Isoflavonoids
Astragalus Astragalus membranaceus TLC/HPTLC Astraglus identification
Avocado Persia amaericana HPLC-UV or GC-FID Estragole
Babchi Seed (Malaytea Scurfpea) Psoralea corylifolia HPLC-UV Psoralen and Isopsoralen
Bacopa Bacopa monniera HPLC-UV Bacosides: bacoside A, bacoside B
Bacopa Bacopa monniera TLC/HPTLC Bacopa identification
Balm Leaves Melissa officinalis HPLC-UV Rosmarinic acid
Balm Leaves Melissa officinalis GC-FID Essential oil: citronellal, citral A and B
Barberry Bark Berberis vulgaris HPLC-UV Berberine
Barley Leaves Hordeum vulgare HPLC-UV 2”-O-Glycosylisovitexin
Barley Leaves Hordeum vulgare Spectrophotometric Total chlorophills: chlorophyll A and B
Basil Osimum basilicum GC-FID Linalool, methylchavicol, and eugenol
Basil Osimum basilicum Distillation Total essential oil
Bayberry Bark Myrica cerifera TLC/HPTLC Bayberry Bark identification
Bayberry Bark Myrica cerifera Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Belladonna Atropa bellandonna Two-phase Titration Total alkaloids: as hyoscyamine
Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus Spectrophotometric Anthocyanosides
Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus TLC/HPTLC Bilberry identification
Bilberry (Amaranth) Vaccinium myrtillus TLC/HPTLC Amaranth test in bilberry
Bilberry Leaf Vaccinium myrtillus HPLC-UV Arbutin
Bilberry Leaf Vaccinium myrtillus HPLC-UV Total flavonoids: as quercetin
Birch Leaves Betula pendula; B. pubescens HPLC-UV Flavonoids: as hyperoside
Birch Leaves Betula pendula; B. pubescens TLC/HPTLC Birch Leaves identification
Birch Bark Betula pendula; B. pubescens TLC/HPTLC Birch Bark identification
Bitter Melon Momordica charantia HPLC Asiaticosides
Bitter Melon Momordica charantia HPLC Charantin
Bitter Melon Momordica charantia TLC/HPTLC Bitter Melon identification
Bitter Orange (Citrus, Zhishi) Citrus aurantium HPLC-UV Synephrine
Bitter-Orange-Flower Oil Citrus aurantium GC-FID  Essential oil GC profile
Black Cohosh Cimicifuga racemosa LC-MS Triterpene glycosides: 27-deoxyactein, actein, cimicifugoside, cimiracemosie
Black Currant Oil Ribes nigrum GC-FID Fatty acids: gamma-linolenic acid, linoleic acid
Black Currant Ribes nigrum TLC/HPTLC Black Currant identification
Black Currant Leaf Ribes nigrum TLC/HPTLC Black Currant Leaf identification
Black Haw Bark Viburnum prunifolium TLC/HPTLC Black Haw Bark identification
Black Horehound Marrubium nigrum TLC/HPTLC Black Horehound identification
Black Pepper Piper nigrum HPLC-UV Piperine
Black Pepper Piper nigrum TLC/HPTLC Black Pepper Identification
Black Walnut Seed Juglans nigra L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Black Walnut Leaf Juglans nigra L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Black Walnut Leaf Juglans nigra L. TLC/HPTLC Black Walnut Leaf identification
Blackberry Leaf Rubus fruiticosus Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Blessed Thistle Cnicus benedictus Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Blood Root (Rhizome) Sanguinaria canadensis Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Blue Cohosh Root Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Blue Flag Iris versicolor;Iris caroliniana TLC/HPTLC Identification
Blue Malva Flower Malva sylvestris Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Blue Violet Leaf Viola odorata L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Bogbean (Menyanthes, Buckbean) Menyanthes trifoliata TLC/HPTLC Bogbean identification
Boldo (Boldo Leaf) Peumus boldus TLC/HPTLC Boldo identification
Borage Leaf Borago officinalis L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Borage Oil Borago officinalis L. GC-FID Fatty acids: gamma-linolenic acid, linoleic acid
Boswellia Serrata Boswellia serrata Titration Boswellic acids
Boswellia Serrata Boswellia serrata Titration Boswellia identification
Broccoli Brassica oleracea var. italica HPLC-UV Sulforaphane
Broccoli Brassica oleracea var. italica TLC/HPTLC Broccoli identification
Broom Top (Scoparium, Scotch Broom) Cytisus scoparius TLC/HPTLC Broom Top identification
Buchu (Agathosma) Barosma betulina TLC/HPTLC Buchu identification
Buckthorn (Frangula) Bark Rhamnus frangula Spectrophotometric Glucofrangulins
Buckthorn Fruit Rhamnus frangula Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Burdock Arctium lappa GC-FID Essential oil: phenylacetaldehyde, benzaldehyde, etc.
Burdock Arctium lappa HPLC-UV Actiin
Burdock Arctium lappa HPLC-UV Actiin
Burdock Root Arctium lappa TLC/HPTLC Burdock identification
Butcher’s Broom Ruscus aculeatus Spectrophotometric Total saponins
Butcher’s Broom Ruscus aculeatus HPLC-UV Ruscogenins
Butcher’s Broom Ruscus aculeatus TLC/HPTLC Butcher’s Broom identification
Butterflybush Flower (Pale Butter Fly Bush Flower) Buddleja officinalis HPLC-UV Buddleoside
Calamus (Calamus Rhizome, Acorus, Sweet Flag Root) Acorus calamus var. Americanus; A. Calamus var. Vulgaris GC-FID Essential oils
Calamus (Calamus Rhizome, Acorus, Sweet Flag Root) Acorus calamus var. Americanus; A. Calamus var. Vulgaris TLC/HPTLC Calamus identification
Calumba Root (Colombo Root, Jateorhiza) Jateorhiza palmata TLC/HPTLC Calumba identification
Cape Jasmine (Gardenia Fruit) Gardenia jasminoides HPLC-UV Geniposide
Capsicum Oleoresin Capsicum frutescens; C. spp. HPLC-UV Capsaicin, nordihydrocapsaicin, dihydrocapsaicin
Carob Seed Ceratonia siliquae Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Caraway Fruit Carum carvi Distillation Total essential oil
Caraway Fruit Carum carvi GC-FID Volatile oil: carvon, limonene, etc.
Cascara Sagrada Rhamnus purshiana Spectrophotometric Cascarosides,  Hydroxyanthracenes
Cascara Sagrada Rhamnus purshiana TLC/HPTLC Cascara Sagrada identification
Cassia Bark (Chinese Cinnamon) Cinnamomum cassia GC-FID Essential oils
Cassia Bark (Chinese Cinnamon) Cinnamomum cassia TLC/HPTLC Cassia Bark identification
Catnip Nepeta cataria Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Cat’s Claw Uncaria tomentosa HPLC-UV Oxindole alkaloids, mitraphylline
Catechu Acacia catechu (Uncaria gambier) HPLC-UV Catechins: catechin, epicatechin
Cayenne (Paprica) Capsicum frutescens; C. spp. HPLC-UV Capsaicin, nordihydrocapsaicin, dihydrocapsaicin
Cayenne (Paprica) Capsicum frutescens; C. spp. HPLC-UV Scoville Heat Units (HU)
Celery Seed (Apium, Celery Fruit) Apium graveolens TLC/HPTLC Celery Seed identification
Centaury Centaurium spp. Bitterness value Secoiridoid glycosides (centapicrin, sweroside, swertiamarin, gentiopicroside)
Centaury Centaurium erythraea TLC/HPTLC Centaury identification
Chamomile Matricaria spp. HPLC-UV   or LC-MS Apigenin-7-glycoside; Bisabolan derivatives; Levomenol
Chamomile Matricaria spp. Distillation Total essential oil
Chaparral Leaf Larrea tridentate (DC) Coville Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Chaste Tree (Vitex) Vitex agnus-castus HPLC Vitexin and Isovitexin
Chaste Tree (Vitex) Vitex agnus-castus HPLC Agnuside, Casticin
Chaste Tree (Vitex) Vitex agnus-castus HPLC Aucubin
Chaste Tree (Vitex) Vitex agnus-castus TLC/HPTLC Identification
Cherokee Rose Fruit Rosa laevigata Spectrophotometric Total polysaccharides
Chickweed Stellaria media (L.) Cyr. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Chinese Gall Rhus spp. (gall produced by aphids Kelaphis chinensis) Gravimetric Tanninoids (total tannins)
Chinese Gall Rhus spp. (gall produced by aphids Kelaphis chinensis) Spectrophotometric Total tannins
Chlorella Chlorella alga Spectrophotometric Pheophorbide, chlorophyll
Chrysanthemum Flower (Juhua) Chrysanthemum morifolium HPLC-UV Chlorogenic acid
Cinchona Bark Cinchona pubescens Spectrophotometric Total alkaloids
Cinnamon Cinnamomum zeylanicum Distillation Total essential oil
Cinnamon Cinnamomum zeylanicum TLC/HPTLC Cinnamon bark identification
Cistanche Cistanche deserticola HPLC-UV Acteoside
Clivers (Galium, Goosegrass, Cleavers) Galium aparine TLC/HPTLC Clivers identification
Clove Eugenia caryophyllata GC-FID Eugenol
Clove Oil Eugenia caryophyllata GC-FID Eugenol
Cnidiun Seed (Cnidii Fructus) Cnidium monnieri HPLC-UV Osthole
Coconut Cocos nucifera TLC/HPTLC Coconut identifiction
Cocillana (Guarea, Guapi Bark, Huapi Bark) Guarea spp. Macroscopical or Microscopical Identification
Coleus Plectranthus (Coleus) spp. HPLC-UV Forskolin
Coltsfoot Leaf Tussilago farfara L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Common Ivy Leaf Hedera helix HPLC-UV Hederacoside C, B; hederin
Comfrey Symphytum officinale; Symphytumspp. GC, HPLC, TLC Pyrrolizidine alkaloid (Echimidine)
Comfrey Root (Symphytum Rhizome) Symphytum officinalis TLC/HPTLC Comfrey Root identification
Comfrey Root or Leaf (Symphytum Leaf or Rhizome) Symphytum officinalis LC-MS Pyrrolizidine alkaloids: echimidine, heliotrine, indicine-N-oxide, jacobine, lasiocarpine, monocrotaline, petasitenine, retrorsine, senecionine, symphytine, trichodesmine, incanine (senecionine as an external reference standard).
Concord Grape Vitis labrusca TLC/HPTLC Concord Grape identification
Comfrey Leaf (Symphytum Leaf or rhizome) Symphytum officinalis Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Cordyceps (Caterpillar Fungus) Cordyceps sinensis HPLC-UV Adenosine
Cordyceps (Caterpillar Fungus) Cordyceps sinensis HPLC-RI or HPLC-ELSD Cordycepic acid (Mannitol)
Cordyceps (Caterpillar Fungus) Cordyceps sinensis TLC/HPTLC Cordyceps identification
Coriander (Cilantro) Coriandrum sativum GC-FID or GC-MS Essential oil composition
Coriander (Cilantro) Coriandrum sativum Distillation Total essential oil
Coriander (Cilantro) Coriandrum sativum GC-FID Petroselinic acid
Corn Silk (Zea) Zea mays TLC/HPTLC Corn Silk identification
Couch Grass Rhizome (Quackgrass, Triticum, Triticum repens, Graminis Rhizome) Agropyron repens (Elymus repens(L.) Gould) Macroscopic and Microscopic Couch Grass Rhizome identification
Cramp Bark Viburnum opulus TLC (see BHP Black Haw Bark ) Cramp Bark identification
Cranberry Vaccinium marcrocarpon; V. oxycoccos HPLC-UV Organic acids: Quinic acid, Malic acid, Citric acid, Shikimic acid
Cranberry Vaccinium marcrocarpon; V. oxycoccos HPLC-UV Ellagic acid
Cranberry Vaccinium marcrocarpon; V. oxycoccos Spectrophotometric Anthocyanins
Cranberry Vaccinium marcrocarpon; V. oxycoccos TLC/HPTLC Cranberry identification
Cranesbill Root (Storksbill Root, Wild Geranium Root) Geranium maculatum TLC/HPTLC Cranesbill Root identification
Cumin Seed Cuminum cyminum L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Damiana Turnera aphrodisiaca GC-FID Volatile oil
Damiana Turnera aphrodisiaca HPLC-UV Arbutin
Damiana Turnera aphrodisiac; Turnera  diffusa L. TLC/HPTLC Damiana identification
Dan Shen (Salvia miltiorrhiza Root) Salvia miltiorrhiza HPLC-UV Tanshinone IIA, Tanshinone I, Tanshinone
Dandelion, Leaf, Root Taxacum officinalis HPLC-UV Chlorogenic acid, caffeic acid
Dandelion Taxacum officinalis TLC/HPTLC Dandelion identification
Datura Flower (Yangjinhua) Datura metel Titration Total alkaloids
Datura Flower (Yangjinhua) Datura metel HPLC-UV Scopolamine
Devil’s Claw Harpagophytum procumbens HPLC-UV Harpagoside
Digitalis Digitalis purpurea Potency assay Cardiac glycosides
Digitalis Digitalis purpurea Microscopic Identification
Digitalis Digitalis purpurea Spectrophotometric Total cardenolic glycosides
Dogbane Leaf Apocynum venetum Microscopic Identification
Dong Quai (Angelica) Angelica sisnensis HPLC-UV Ferulic acid, Ligustilide
Dong Quai (Angelica) Angelica sisnensis GC-FID Essential oil
Dong Quai (Angelica) Angelica sisnensis TLC/HPTLC Dong Quai identification
Dyer’s Woad Leaf Isatis indigotica Spectrophotometric Indirubin
Echinacea Echinacea angustifolia; E. Pallida; E. Purpurea HPLC-UV Total and individual caffeic acid derivatives (total phenols): cafteric acid, chicoric acid, chlorogenic acid, dicaffeoylquinic acid, echinacoside
Echinacea Echinacea angustifolia; E. Pallida; E. Purpura Spectrophotometric Total phenolics (phenols)
Echinacea Echinace angustifolia; E. Pallida; E. Purpura HPLC-UV Alkamides: Undeca-2E,4Z-diene-8,10-diynoic acid isobutylamide; Undeca-2Z,4E-diene-8,10-diynoic acid isobutylamide; Dodeca-2E,4Z-diene-8,10-diynoic acid isobutylamide; Dodeca-2Z,4E-diene-8,10-diynoic acid isobutylamide; Trideca-2E,7Z-diene-8,12-diynoic acid isobutylamide; Dodeca-2E,4Z-diene-8,10-diynoic acid 2-methylisobutylamide; Dodeca-2E,4E,8Z,10E tetraenoic acid isobutylamide; Dodeca-2E,4E,8Z,10Ztetraenoic acid isobutylamide
Echinacea Root (Coneflower, Black Sampson) Echinacea angustifolia TLC/HPTLC Echinacea Root identification
Elder Flower Sambucus nigra Spectrophotometric Total Flavonoids
Elderberry Sambucus nigra Spectrophotometric Anthocyanins
Elderberry Sambucus nigra HPLC-UV Anthocyanosides
Elderberry Sambucus nigra HPLC-UV Rutin
Elecampane (Inula) Inula helenium L. TLC/HPTLC Elecampane identification
Eleuthero (Siberian Ginseng) Eleutherococcus senticosus (Acanthopanax senticosus) HPLC-UV Eleutherosides B and E
Eleutherococcus (Siberian Ginseng) Eleutherococcus senticosus (Acanthopanax senticosus) TLC/HPTLC Eleutherococcus identification
Elm (Slippery Elm Bark) Ulmus rubra TLC (Identification) Identification
Ephedra (Ma Huang) Ephedra spp. HPLC-UV Ephedrin and Pseudoephedrin
Epimedium (Horny Goat Weed) Epimedium spp. HPLC-UV Icariin
Epimedium (Horny Goat Weed) Epimedium spp. TLC/HPTLC Epimedium identification
Eucalyptus Leaf (Blue Gum Tree Leaf) Eucalyptus globulus GC Essential oil composition
Eucalyptus Leaf (Blue Gum Tree Leaf) Eucalyptus globulus Distillation Total essential oil
Eucalyptus Leaf (Blue Gum Tree Leaf) Eucalyptus globulus TLC/HPTLC Eucalyptus Leaf identification
Eucommia Bark Eucomia ulmoides HPLC-UV Pinoresinol diglucoside
Euonymus Bark Euonymus atropurpureus TLC/HPTLC Euonymus Bark identification
Euphrasia (Eyebright) Euphrasia rostkoviana HPLC-UV Iridoid glycosides
European Verbena Herb Verbena officinalis HPLC-UV Ursolic acid
Evening Primrose Oenothera biennis GC-FID gamma-Linolenic acid, linoleic acid
Evening Primrose Oenothera biennis GC-FID Fatty acids
Evodia Fruit (Wu Zhu Yu) Evodia rutaecarpa HPLC-UV Evodin, evodiamine, rutaecarpine
Eyebright (Euphrasia) Euphrasia spp. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
False Unicorn Root/Rhizome (Fairwand) Chamaelirium luteum (L.) Gray Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Fennel (Bitter, or Sweet) Foeniculum vulgare GC-FID Anethole, fenchone
Fennel (Bitter, or Sweet) Foeniculum vulgare Mill. Distillation Total volatile oil
Fennel Seed Foeniculum vulgare Mill. TLC/HPTLC Fennel Seed identification
Fenugreek Trigonella foenum-graecum L. HPLC-UV Saponins
Fenugreek Trigonella foenum-graecum L. HPLC-UV Scopoletin, Coumarin
Fenugreek Trigonella foenum-graecum L. TLC/HPTLC Fenugreek identification
Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium (L.) Schultz HPLC-UV Parthenolide
Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium (L.) Schultz TLC/HPTLC Feverfew identification
Flax Oil Linum usitatissimum GC-FID Fatty acids
Flax Seed (Linseed) Linum usitatissimum HPLC-UV Lignans: secoisolariciresinol diglucoside
Flax Seed (Linseed) Linum usitatissimum HPLC-UV Cyanogenic glycosides: linamarin, linustatin, neolinustatin
Flax Seed (Linseed) Linum usitatissimum Spectrophotometric Total cyanogenic glycosides
Forsythia Forsythia spp. HPLC-UV Forsythin
Fo-Ti (He Shou Wu, Fleeceflower root) Polygonum multiflorum HPLC-UV 2,3,5,4’-Tetrahydroxystibene-2-O- beta-D-glucoside (Piceatannol-2-O-glucoside)*
Fo-Ti (He Shou Wu, Fleeceflower root) Polygonum multiflorum TLC/HPTLC Fo-Ti identification
Frangula Bark (Buckthorn Bark) Rhamnus frangula Spectrophotometric Glucofrangulins
Fritillaria Fritillaria spp. HPLC Peimine, Peiminine
Fucus (Bladderwrack, Seawrack, Kelpware) Fucus vesiculosus, Ascophyllum nodosum Titration Total iodine
Fucus (Bladderwrack, Seawrack, Kelpware) Fucus vesiculosus TLC/HPTLC Identification
Fumitory Fumaria officinalis HPLC Alkaloids
Fumitory Fumaria officinalis TLC/HPTLC Fumitory identification
Galangal (East Indian Root, Lesser Galangal) Alpinia galangal TLC/HPTLC Galangal identification
Galanga Galangal Fruit Alpinia galangal Distillation Total essential oil
Garcinia Cambogia Garcinia cambogia HPLC-UV Hydroxycitric acid (HCA)
Garcinia Cambogia Garcinia cambogia HPLC-UV Total and individual organic acid content
Garlic Allium sativum L. HPLC-UV Allicin (Butyl parahydroxybenzoate as IS)
Garlic Allium sativum L. HPLC-UV Alliin
Garlic Allium sativum L. HPLC-UV gamma-Glutamyl-(S)-allyl-L-cysteine
Garlic Allium sativum L. GC-FID or GC-MS Individual and total sulfur components
Garlic Allium sativum L. TLC/HPTLC Garlic identification
Gastrodia elata Tuber (Tian Ma) Gastrodia eleta HPLC-UV Gastrodin
Gentian Root Gentiana lutea Bitterness value Bitter components (terpenoids)
Gentian, Chinese Gentian Gentiana spp. HPLC-UV Gentiopicrin
Ginger Zingiber officinale HPLC-UV  , or HPLC-UV/MS Gingerols and gingerdiones (capsaicin as IS: 6-gingerol, 8-gingerol A, 8-gingerol B, 6-gingerdiol, 6-gingerdione, 10-gingerol, 8-gingerdione
Ginger Zingiber officinale TLC/HPTLC Ginger identification
Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba HPLC-UV Flavonol glycosides: quercetin, kaepferol, isorhamnetin glycosides
Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba LC-MS Terpene lactones: bilobalide, ginkgolide A, ginkgolide B, ginkgolide C, ginkgolide J
Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba HPLC-UV Biflavonoids: bilobetin and ginkgetin
Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba LC-MS Ginkgolic acids
Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba TLC/HPTLC Ginkgo identification
Ginkgo Seeds Ginkgo biloba TLC or HPLC-UV Bilobalide A
Glossy Privet Fruit (Seed) Ligustrum lucidum TLC-Scan* Oleanolic acid
Glossy Privet Fruit (Seed) Ligustrum lucidum GC-FID Oleanolic acid
Golden Rod Solidago virgaurea TLC/HPTLC Golden Rod identification
Golden Root (Rhodiola rosea) Rhodiola rosea HPLC-UV Rosavins: rosavin, salidroside
Golden Seal Root (Hydrastis) Hydrastis canadensis TLC/HPTLC Golden Seal Root identification
Goldenseal Hydrastis canadensis L. HPLC-UV Alkaloids: berberine, hydrastine,
Goldthread (Golden Thread) Coptis spp. HPLC-UV Alkaloids: berberine, palmatine
Gotu Kola Centella asiatica HPLC-UV Triterpenes: siaticoside, madecassoside, asiatic acid, madecassic acid
Gotu Kola Centella asiatica TLC/HPTLC Gotu Kola identification
Grape Seed Vitis spp. Spectrophotometric Proanthocyanidins
Grape Seed Vitis spp. TLC/HPTLC Grape Seed identification
Grape Skin Vitis spp. TLC/HPTLC Grape Skin identification
Gravel Root Eupatorium purpureum L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Great Burdock Achene Arctium lappa HPLC-UV Arctiin
Greater Celandine Herb (Chelidonium) Chelidonium majus HPLC Alkaloids (chelidonine, sanguinarine, coptisine)
Green Tea Camellia sinensis (Thea sinensis) HPLC Catechins
Green Tea Camellia sinensis (Thea sinensis) Spectrophotometric Proanthocyanidins
Green Tea Camellia sinensis (Thea sinensis) TLC/HPTLC Green Tea identification
Griffonia Griffonia simplicifolia HPLC 5-Hydroxytryptophan
Grindelia Grindelia robusta; G. camporum; G. humilis TLC/HPTLC Grindelia identification
Ground Ivy (Nepeta hederacea) Glechoma hederacea TLC/HPTLC Ground Ivy identification
Guaiacum Resin Guaiacum officinale; G. Sanctum TLC/HPTLC Guaiacum Resin identification
Guangfangji/Guanmutong (Aristolochia) Aristolochia manshuriensis HPLC Aristolochic acids
Guarana Paulinia cupana HPLC-UV Caffeine, theobromine
Guarana Paulinia cupana TLC/HPTLC Guarana identification
Guggul Commiphora mukul HPLC-UV Guggulsterones: E-gugulsterone and Z-guggulsterone
Gymnema Gymnema sylvestre HPLC-UV Gymnemic acid
Gynostemma (Jiao Gu Lan) Gynostemma pentaphyllum Gravimetric Total gypenosides (gynosaponins)
Gynostemma (Jiao Gu Lan) Gynostemma pentaphyllum Spectrophotometric Total gypenosides (gynosaponins)
Gynostemma (Jiao Gu Lan) Gynostemma pentaphyllum HPLC-UV Gypenosides (gynosaponins)
Hamamelis Bark Hamamelis virginiana TLC/HPTLC Hamamelis Bark identification
Han Fang Ji (Stephania tetrandra Root) Stephania tetrandra HPLC Tetrandrine
Hawthorn Berries Crataegus pinnatifida Spectrophotometric Procyanidins (as cyanidin chloride)
Hawthorn Berries Crataegus pinnatifida TLC/HPTLC Hawthorn Berry identification
Hawthorn Leaf with Flower Crataegus monogyna HPLC-UV C-glycosylated flavones: as vitexin and isovitexin (and hydrolized vitexin-2”-O-rhamnoside)
Hawthorn Leaf with Flower Crataegus monogyna HPLC-UV O-glycosylated flavones: hyperoside and quercetin
Hawthorn Leaf with Flower Crataegus monogyna Spectrophotometric Total flavonoids
Hawthorn Leaf with Flower Crataegus monogyna TLC/HPTLC Hawthorn leaf identification
Hawthorn Fruit or Leaf with Flower Crataegus laevigata (Poiret) DC. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Heartsease Viola tricolor TLC/HPTLC Heartsease identification
Helonias Chamaelirium luteum TLC/HPTLC Helonias identification
Hibiscus Flower Hibiscus spp. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Honeysuckle Flower Lonicera japonica; L. hypoglauca; L. confusa; L. dasystyla HPLC-UV Chlorogenic acid
Holy Thistle (Blessed Thistle) Cnicus benedictus TLC/HPTLC Holy Thistle identification
Hops Humulus lupulus HPLC Flavonoids
Hops Humulus lupulus TLC/HPTLC Hops identification
Horehound Leaf Marrubium vulgare L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum Spectrophotometric Triterpene glycosides
Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum HPLC-UV Aescin (b-Escin)
Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum HPLC-UV Aesculin, Aesculetin
Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum TLC/HPTLC Horse Chestnut identification
Horsetail Herb (Equisetum) Equisetum arvense ICP-MS Silica
Horsetail Herb (Equisetum) Equisetum arvense TLC/HPTLC Horsetail identification
Huperzia Huperzia serrata HPLC Huperzine A
Hydrangea (Seven Barks) Hydrangea arborescens TLC/HPTLC Hydrangea identification
Hyoscyamus Leaf Hyoscyamus niger Titration Total alkaloids
Hypericum (St. John’s Wort) Hypericum perforatum HPLC/LC-MS Hypericin, Pseudohypericin
Hyssop Hyssopus officinalis TLC/HPTLC Hyssop identification
Hypericum (St. John’s Wort) Hypericum perforatum HPLC Hyperforin
Hypericum (St. John’s Wort) Hypericum perforatum Spectrophotometric Hypericin
Iceland Moss Cetraria islandica Macroscopic and Microscopic Identification
Indian Squill (Urginea) Drimia indica Macroscopical and Microscopical Identification
Indigo Baphicacanthus cusia; Polygonum thinctorium; Isatis indigotica Spectrophotometric Indigo
Indigoplant Leaf Polygonum tinctorium HPLC-UV Indigo
Ipecacuanha Root Cephaelis ipecacuanha Titration Total alkaloids
Iris Moss (Carrageen) Chondrus crispus; Gigartina mamillosa TLC/HPTLC Iris Moss identification
Ispaghula Husk Plantago ovata TLC/HPTLC Ispaghula Husk identification
Jamaica Dogwood Piscidia piscipula TLC/HPTLC Jamaica Dogwood identification
Java Tea Leaves (Orthosiphon) Orthosiphon aristatus HPLC Rosmarinic acid
Java Tea Leaves (Orthosiphon) Orthosiphon aristatus TLC/HPTLC Java Tea identification
Jujube Ziziphus jujuba HPLC Jujuboside A&B
Juniper Berry Juniperus communis GC Essential oil
Juniper Berry Juniperus communis Distillation Total essential oil
Juniper Berry Juniperus communis TLC/HPTLC Juniper Berry identification
Kava Kava Piper methysticum HPLC Kavapyrones: Kawain, Dihydrokawain, Methysticin, Dihydromethysticin, Yangonin, Demethoxyyangonin
Kava-Kava Piper methysticum TLC/HPTLC Kava-Kava identification
Kelp (Kelpware, Knotted Wrack) Ascophylium nodosum Le Jol. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Kola Nut (Cola) Cola acuminata HPLC Caffeine
Kola Nut (Cola) Cola acuminata; Cola nitida TLC/HPTLC Kola identification
Kudzu (Kudzuvine, Pueraria) Pueraria lobata; Pueraria thomsonii HPLC Isoflavonoids
Kudzu Root (Kudzuvine, Pueraria) Pueraria lobata; Pueraria thomsonii TLC/HPTLC Kudzu Root identification
Kushen (Sophora Root) Sophora tonkinensis HPLC Matrine
Lady’s Mantle (Alchemilla) Alchemilla xanthochlora Spectrophotometric Total tannins
Lady’s Mantle Alchemilla xanthochlora; A. vulgaris TLC/HPTLC Lady’s Mantle identification
Lady’s Slipper Root Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Lemon Citrus limon Spectrophotometric Biflavonoids
Lemon Citrus limon HPLC Biflavonoids
Lemon Balm Melissa officinalis TLC/HPTLC Lemon Balm identification
Lemon Grass Cymbopogon citrates Stapf Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Licorice (Liquorice Root) Glycyrrhiza glabra; G. uralensis HPLC-UV Glycyrrhizic acid
Licorice (Liquorice Root) Glycyrrhiza glabra; G. uralensis TLC/HPTLC Licorice identification
Lime Flower Tilia cordata EP Comply
Lime Flower Tilia cordata Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Linden Flower Tilia argentae DC. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Lobelia (Indian Tobacco) Lobelia inflata Macroscopical and Microscopical Identification
Long Pepper Piper longum HPLC-UV Piperine
Lovage Root Levisticum officinale TLC/HPTLC Lovage Root identification
Lungwort Pulmonaira officinalis L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Lungwort Pulmonaira officinalis L. TLC/HPTLC Lungwort identification
Lungwort Lichen Lobaria pulmonaria TLC/HPTLC Lungwort Lichen identification
Maca Lepidium meyenii Walp. HPLC Glucosinolates and Isothiocyanates
Maca Lepidium meyenii Walp. TLC/HPTLC Maca identification
Magnolia Bark Magnolia officinalis HPLC-UV Honokiol and magnolol
Magnolia Flower Magnolia officinalis HPLC-UV Honokiol and magnolol
Magnolia Flower Bud Magnolia biondii; M. Denudata; M. Sprengeri Distillation Total essential oil
Mahonia Mahonia bealei; M. fortunei HPLC-UV Berberine
Maitake Grifola frondos; Boletus frondosus TLC/HPTLC Maitake identification
Malaytea Scurfpea Fruit (Babchi Seed) Psoralea cordyfolia HPLC-UV Psoralen and isopsoralen
Mandrake Root Podophyllum peltatum L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Mango Mangifera indica HPLC-UV Mangiferin (xanthone-c-glucoside)
Manzanita Leaf Arctostaphylos glauca Lindl. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Marigold (Calendula Flower) Calendula officinalis HPLC-UV Saponins: as oelanolic acid derivatives
Marigold (Calendula Flower) Calendula officinalis HPLC-UV Flavonoids
Maritime Pine (Pine Bark) Pinus pinaster (Pinus maritime) Spectrophotometric Procyanidins
Marshmallow Leaf Althaea officinalis TLC/HPTLC Marshmallow Leaf identification
Marshmallow Root Althaea officinalis TLC/HPTLC Marshmallow Root identification
Mate (Maté, Yerba Mate, Paraguay Tea) Ilex paraguariensis HPLC Caffeine, Theobromine
Meadowsweet Filipendula ulmaria TLC/HPTLC Meadowsweet identification
Melilot Melilotus officinalis TLC/HPTLC Melilot identification
Meshima Phellinus linteus TLC/HPTLC Meshima identification
Mexican Wild Yam Dioscorea villosa HPLC Diosgenin
Milk Thistle Silybum marianum HPLC-UV Silymarins
Milk Thistle Silybum marianum TLC/HPTLC Milk Thistle identification
Mistletoe Viscum coloratum HPLC-UV or GC-FID* Oleanolic acid
Mistletoe Viscum coloratum TLC/HPTLC Mistletoe identification
Motherwort (Mother’s Wort) Leonurus japonicus Spectrophotometric Total alkaloids: as stachydrine
Moutan Bark (Tree Peony Bark) Paeonia suffruticosa HPLC-UV Paeonol
Mugwort Artemisia vulgaris TLC/HPTLC Mugwort identification
Muira Puama Ptychopetalum TLC/HPTLC Muira Puama identification
Mullein Leaf Verbascum densiflorum; V. phlomoides; V. thapsus L. TLC/HPTLC Mullein Leaf identification
Mulberry Leaf Morus alba LC-MS 1-Deoxynojirimycin
Mustard Seed Brassica nigra GC Allylisothiocyanate
Myrrh, Myrrha Commiphora molmol TLC/HPTLC Myrrh identification
Nettle Herb Urtica dioica TLC/HPTLC Nettle Herb identification
Nettle Root (Stinging Nettle) Urtica dioica HPLC Scopoletin
Nettle Root (Stinging Nettle) Urtica dioica Spectrophotometric Total amino acids
Nettle Root (Stinging Nettle) Urtica dioica GC-FID Beta-Sitosterol
Noni Root Morinda citrifolia Spectrophotometric Anthraquinones: Ruberythric acid, Rubiadin, Alizarin
Noni Fruit Morinda citrifolia HPLC Scopoletin, Quercetin; Asperulosidic acid, Asperuloside
Nutmeg Myristica fragrans Houtt TLC/HPTLC Identification
Nutmeg Myristica fragrans Houtt Distillation Total essential oil
Nux Vomica Strychnos nux-vomica HPLC Brucine, Strychnine
Oak Bark Quercus robur; Q. petraea TLC/HPTLC Oak Bark identification
Olive Leaf Olea europaea HPLC Oleuropein
Oregano (Marjoram) Origanum vulgare BHP method Total essential oil
Oregano (Marjoram) Origanum vulgare GC-MS Essential oil analysis
Oregano (Marjoram) Origanum vulgare HPLC Carvacrol
Oregon Grape Root Mahonia aquifolium HPLC-UV Berberine
Orientvine Sinomenium acutum HPLC-UV Sinomenine
Pacific Yew (Taxus) Taxus brevifolia HPLC Taxol
Pagodatree Flower (Pagoda Tree Flower) Sophora japonica HPLC-UV Rutin
Panax Notoginseng (San Qi) Panax notoginseng HPLC Notoginsenoside R1
Paprika Capsicum annuum HPLC Capsanthin
Parsley Herb Petroselinum crispum HPLC or GC Myristicin
Parsley Root Petroselinum crispum TLC/HPTLC Parsley Root identification
Passion Flower Passiflora incarnata Spectrophotometric Total flavonoids: Vitexin, Isovitexin
Passion Flower (Passiflora) Passiflora incarnata TLC/HPTLC Passiflora identification
Pau d’Arco Bark Tabebuia impetiginosa (Mart. Ex DC.) Standl. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Pennyroyal Mentha pulegium L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Peony Root Paeonia lactiflora HPLC Paeoniflorin
Peppermint Mentha haplocalyx GC-FID Menthol
Peppermint Mentha haplocalyx Distillation Total essential oil
Periwinkle Vinca major HPLC Vinpocetine
Pfaffia (Suma Root, Amazon Ginseng) Pfaffia paniculata HPLC Ecdysteroids
Pilewort Herb Ficaria ranunculoides TLC/HPTLC Pilewort Herb identification
Pine Bark (Maritime Pine) Pinus pinaster (Pinus maritime) Spectrophotometric Procyanidins
Plantago Seed (Ispaghula Seed, Psyllium) Plantago ovata USP method Identification and Swelling index
Plantago Seed (Ispaghula Seed, Psyllium) Plantago ovata TLC/HPTLC Ispaghula identification
Plantain Herb Plantago lanceolata HPLC Aucubin
Pleurisy Root Asclepias tuberose L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Poke Root (Pokeweed Root) Phytolacca americana TLC/HPTLC Poke Root identification
Poplar Populus spp. HPLC Salicin, populin
Prickly Ash Bark Zanthoxylum clava-herculis; Z. americanum TLC/HPTLC Prickly Ash Bark identification
Prune Prunus domestica TLC/HPTLC Prune powder identification
Psyllium (Plantogo Seed) Plantago ovata USP method Identification and Swelling index
Pueraria (Kudzu) Pueraria lobata; Pueraria thomsonii HPLC Isoflavonoids
Pulsatilla (Pasque Flower) Pulsatilla vulgaris; P. pratensis TLC/HPTLC Pulsatilla identification
Pummelo Peel Citrus grandis HPLC-UV Naringin
Pumpkin Seeds Cucurbita pepo GC Fatty acids; Steroids
Pygeum Pygeum africanum GC Steroids
Quassia (Bitter Wood) Picrasma excelsa TLC/HPTLC Quassia identification
Queen’s Delight (Queen’s Root, Yaw Root) Stillingia sylvatica TLC/HPTLC Queen’s Delight identification
Raspberry Leaf Rubus idaeus TLC/HPTLC Raspberry identification
Red Clover Trifolium pratense HPLC Isoflavones: Genistein, Daidzein, Formononetin, Biochanin A
Red Clover Trifolium pratense TLC/HPTLC Red Clover identificaion
Reishi Ganoderma lucidum TLC/HPTLC Reishi identificaion
Rhatany Root Krameria triandra Spectrophotometric Total Tannins
Rhodiola rosea (Golden Root) Rhodiola rosea HPLC Rosavins: rosavin, salidroside
Rhododendron Leaf Rhododendron dauricum HPLC-UV Rutin
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum; Rheum officinalis HPLC Hydroxyanthracene derivatives (Rheum-emodin, Aloe-emodin, Rhein, Chrysophanol, Physcion)
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum; Rheum officinalis TLC/HPTLC Rhubarb identification
Rose Hips Rosa canina HPLC Ascorbic acid
Rose Hips Rosa canina TLC/HPTLC Rose Hip identification
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis HPLC Rosmarinic acid
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis TLC/HPTLC Rosemary identification
Rosemary Oil Rosmarinus officinalis GC Essential oil
Safflower Carthamus tinctirius Spectrophotometric Pigments: yellow pigment, red pigment
Sage Leaves Salvia officinalis L. HPLC Rosmarinic acid
Salvia miltiorrhiza Root (Dan Shen) Salvia miltiorrhiza HPLC Tanshinone IIA, Tanshinone I, Tanshinone
San Qi (Panax notoginseng) Panax notoginseng HPLC Notoginsenoside R1
Sarsaparilla (Smilax) Smilax aristolochiaefolia; S. febrifuga; S. ornate; S. regelii TLC/HPTLC Sarsaparilla identification
Sarsaparilla Root Hemidesmus indicus R. Br. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Sassafras Bark Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Savory Leaf Satureja hortensis L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Saw Palmetto (Sabal) Serenoa repens GC-FID Long chain alcohols: tetracosanol, hexacosanol, octacosanol, triacontanol
Saw Palmetto (Sabal) Serenoa repens GC-FID Steroids (sterols): cholesterol, brassicasterol, campesterol, stigmasterol, beta-sitosterol
Saw Palmetto (Sabal) Serenoa repens GC-FID Fatty acids
Schisandra (Magnoliavine Fruit) Schisandra chinensis HPLC-UV Schisandrin
Senega Root Polygala senega Microscopical Identification
Senna Leaf Cassia acutifolia; C. angustifolia HPLC-UV Sennosides A and B
Senna Leaf Cassia acutifolia; C. angustifolia Spectrophotometric Sennosides (as sennoside B)
Senna Pods Cassia acutifolia (C. senna) Spectrophotometric Sennosides (as sennoside B)
Shepherd’s Purse Capsella bursa-pastoris TLC/HPTLC Shepherd’s Purse identification
Shiitake Lentinula edodes TLC/HPTLC Shiitake identification
Silkvine Root Bark Periploca sepium HPLC-UV 4-Methoxylsalicylic aldehyde
Skullcap Scutellaria lateriflora TLC/HPTLC Skullcap identification
Slippery Elm Bark Ulmus rubra Muhl. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Smoked Plum Prunus mume Titration Total organic acids (as citric acid)
Sophora Root (Ku Shen) Sophora flavescens HPLC Matrine
Soy Glycine max HPLC Genistein,Genistin, Daidzein, Daidzin, Glycitein, Glycitin
Spearmint Leaf Mentha spicata L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Squaw Vine Leaf Mitchella repens L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Squill Drimia maritima Macroscopical and Microscopical Identification
St. John’s Wort (Hypericum) Hypericum perforatum HPLC-UV Hypericin, pseudohypericin
St. John’s Wort (Hypericum) Hypericum perforatum HPLC-UV Hyperforin
St. John’s Wort (Hypericum) Hypericum perforatum Spectrophotometric Hypericins
Star Anise Illicium verum GC-FID trans-Anethole
Star Anise Illicium verum Distillation Total volatile oil
Star Anise Illicium verum GC trans-Anethole
Stephania tetrandra Root (Han Fang Ji) Stephania tetrandra HPLC Tetrandrine
Stevia Stevia rebaudiana HPLC Stevioside
Stramonium Leaf (Datura) Datura stramonium Titration Total alkaloids
Strawberry Leaf Fragaria vesca L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Tangerine Peel (Red Tangerine Peel) Citrus reticulata HPLC-UV Hespiridin
Tansy Tanacetum vulgare L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Taxillus Taxillus chinensis Identification Cardiac glycoside
Taxus (Pacific Yew) Taxus brevifolia HPLC Taxol
Tea Tree Oil Melaleuca alternifolia GC-FID Terpine-4-ol, 1,8-Cineole
Tea Tree Oil Melaleuca alternifolia GC-MS Terpine-4-ol, 1,8-Cineole
Tea Tree Oil Melaleuca alternifolia BHP method Total essential oil
Thyme Thymus vulgaris; Thymus zygis Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Tian Ma  (Gastrodia elata Tuber) Gastrodia elata HPLC Gastrodin
Tomato Lycopersicon lycopersicum (L. esculentum) HPLC Lycopene
Tongkat Ali (Long Jack Root) Eurycoma longifolia TLC/HPTLC Tongkat Ali identification
Tribulus terrestris Tribulus terrestris Spectrophotometric Saponins
Turmeric Curcuma domestica Spectrophotometric Curcuminoids
Turmeric Curcuma domestica HPLC Curcuminoids
Turmeric Curcuma domestica TLC/HPTLC Turmeric identification
Uva Ursi Arctostaphylos uva-ursi HPLC Arbutin, Methylarbutin
Uva Ursi Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Spectrophotometric Hydroquinone derivatives
Uva Ursi Arctostaphylos uva-ursi TLC/HPTLC Uva Ursi identification
Valerian Valeriana officinalis HPLC-UV Valerenic acid
Vervain (Verbena) Verbena officinalis L. TLC/HPTLC Vervain identification
Violet Leaf Viola odorata TLC/HPTLC Violet Leaf identification
Vitex (Chaste Tree) Vitex agnus-castus HPLC Agnuside, aucubin
Vitex (Chaste Tree) Vitex agnus-castus HPLC Vitexin and Isovitexin
Vitex (Chaste Tree) Vitex agnus-castus TLC/HPTLC Vitex identification
White Deadnettle Lamium album TLC/HPTLC White Deadnettle identification
White Horehound Marrubium vulgare TLC/HPTLC White Horehound identification
White Oak Bark Quercus alba L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Wild Carrot (Queen Anne’s Lace) Daucus carota subsp. Carota TLC/HPTLC Wild Carrot identification
Wild Cherry Bark Prunus serotina TLC/HPTLC Wild Cherry identification
Wild Lettuce Lactuca virosa TLC/HPTLC Wild Lettuce identification
Wild Thyme (Serpyllum, Serpolet) Thymus serpyllum TLC/HPTLC Wild Thyme identification
Wild Yam, Mexican Dioscorea villosa HPLC Diosgenin
Willow Bark Salix spp. HPLC Salicin
Willow Bark Salix spp. HPLC Total salicylic derivatives
Willow Bark Salix spp. TLC/HPTLC Willow Bark identification
Woad Root (Banlan-gen) Isatis indigotica TLC/HPTLC Identification
Wood Betony Stachys officinalis (L.) Trev. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Wormwood Artemisia absinthium EP method Bitterness value
Wormwood Artemisia absinthium EP/JSHM method Total essential oil
Wormwood Artemisia absinthium GC-FID alpha-Thujone
Yarrow Achillea millefolium EP method Total essential oil
Yarrow Achillea millefolium Spectrophotometric Proazulenes (Chamazulene)
Yellow Dock Rumex crispus L. Spectrophotometric Total Anthraquinones
Yerba Mate Leaves Ilex paraguariensis HPLC Caffeine, Theobromine
Yerba Santa Eriodictyon californicum (Hook. et Arn.) Torr. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Yerba Santa Eriodictyon californicum (Hook. et Arn.) Torr. Distillation Total essential oil
Yohimbe Pausinystalia yohimbe (K. Schumann) Pierre ex Beille (Corynanthe yohimbe Schumann) HPLC Yohimbine, Yohimbinic acid
Yohimbe Bark Pausinystalia yohimbe (K. Schumann) Pierre ex Beille (Corynanthe yohimbe Schumann) Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Yucca Root Yucca filamentosa L. Macroscopic and/or Microscopic identification Identification for non-extract raw materials or powdered materials
Ziziphus Seed Ziziphus jujuba HPLC Jujuboside A & B