Zh Mikrobiol Epidemiol Immunobiol. 2006 May-Jun;(3):92-3.
Antibacterial action of ether oils of some plants.
[Article in Russian]
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Inhibitory effect of clove oil on Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella typhimurium, Shigella dysenteriae and Candida albicans was detected. Mint ether oil had the high antibacterial action on S. aureus, however against other microorganisms mint oil had a reliably low effect then clove oil. Fennel oil had high antibacterial effect on C. albicans, and bactericidal action on S. typhimurium and S. dysenteriae.
PMID: 16830599 [PubMed - in process]