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6th Edition of International Conference on

Traditional Medicine, Ethnomedicine and Natural Therapies

June 20-22, 2024 | Paris, France

Traditional Medicine 2023

Mangala Kotnis

Speaker at Traditional Medicine, Ethnomedicine and Natural Therapies 2023 - Mangala Kotnis
Private Practitioner, India
Title : Standardization of herbal drugs requirement (Now/Future)


Ayurveda is considered one of the oldest medicines accepted worldwide. Herbal drug industry requires to follow stringent and non-compromising quality control parameters to ensure uniformity and standards of the formulations/products across the industry, hence requirement of standardisation of herbal medicines would be crucial requirement of today. Standardization of herbal medicines is the process of prescribing a set of standards or inherent characteristics, constant parameters, definitive qualitative and quantitative values that carry an assurance of quality, efficacy, safety & reproducibility. It guarantees the content of one or more active constituents and marker compounds and reduces variation in clinical treatment and patient outcome and thus improves the quality of patient care making it safer as well by reduction of potential errors. Standardization also reduces waste, makes treatment predictable and controllable and defines clear responsibilities for all. Today systematic approach and well-designed methodologies which will be shared in session for the standardization of herbal raw materials and herbal formulations are developed. Regulatory authorities across world have derived different safety norms for herbal medicines which is important to understand and implement.

Audience Take Away Notes:

  • They will learn the guidelines and regulations
  • It will help them to be updated with information if they are in business of herbal drugs
  • It explains what all points need to be considered from safety angle 
  • Companies working in this sector can work towards coming up with standardised


Dr Mangala Kotnis graduated as Medical Doctor from University of Mumbai, later completed her postgraduation (PhD) in Science “Standardisation of Herbal medicines using analytical methods” (with patent on the same) and MBA in Entrepreneurship from SGVU and post graduate Diploma in Marketing. Medical Thought Leader with 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry Ex Novartis, Ex Abbott with cross functional Medical Leadership Skills, a proactive hands-on approach to Medical Direction, Has ability to work productively with diverse set of internal and external stakeholders, strong expertise in clinical/real-world evidence generation, and has experience of science led business acumen across domestic and international markets with local (CPO India), Regional (AMAC) experience and global experience.