ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITIES OF THE VOLATILE OIL AND AQUEOUS EXTRACT OF MURRAYA KOENIGII LEAVES

  • O Akerele Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria.
  • BA Ayinde Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria.
Keywords: Murraya koenigii, Rutaceae, antibacterial activity

Abstract

The volatile oil of Murraya keonigii was active against Staphylococcus epidemidis, S. aureus, and Streptococcus specie while the aqueous extract was not active

Key Words: Murraya koenigii, Rutaceae, antibacterial activity

Nig. J. Nat. Prod. And Med. Vol.2 1998: 44-45
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