In vitro antimicrobial efficacy of root extracts of Murraya koenigii (Linn.) antimicrobial properties and hence can be exploited for future natural plant based. ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF Murraya koenigii AGAINST FEW Staphylococcus spp. AND DEVELOPMENT OF A TOPICAL CREAM. Antibacterial, antifungal and anthelmintic activity of curry leaves Murraya koenigii (L.) spreng. Afzal, F. (Karachi Univ. (Pakistan). Inst. of Environmental Studies).

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Antibacterial, antifungal and anthelmintic activity of curry leaves Murraya koenigii (L.) spreng

Herbs and spices are known to produce certain bioactive compounds which react with other organisms in the environment. An overview of Staphylococcus epidermidis and Staphylococcus aureus with a focus on developing countries. Structures of the carbazole alkaloid isomurrayazoline from Murraya koenigii. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC.

Medicinally, these leaves found use in diarrhea, dysentery and to prevent vomiting. As expected, the zone of inhibition antimicrobial activity is directly proportional to the extract concentration used.

Chapman and Hall Limited; Plant extracts may be formulated to a suitable dosage form to ,urraya the disease in an effective way.

Study for anti-infective potential of antibacterial properties of Murraya Koenigii Satish Chand Saini Evaluation of antibacterial and cytotoxic activity of Artemisia nilagirica and Murraya koenigii leaf extracts against mycobacteria and macrophages Sumanta Kumar NaikSoumitra MohantyAvinash PadhiRashmirekha PatiAvinash Sonawane BMC complementary and alternative medicine Leaves, root and bark are tonic, stomachic and carminative.


Ciprofloxacin and Fluconazole were a generous gift from Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. Skip to search form Skip to main content. Table 1 Phytochemical screening of extracts of root of Murraya koenigii. The Leaves and fruits are also a source of an essential oil which finds use as a fixative for heavy type of soap perfume. Also, ethyl acetate and ethanolic extracts showed antibacterial activity but lacks any antifungal activity.

Staphylococcus haemolyticus – an emerging threat in the twilight of the antibiotics age. Murraya koenigii Linn, Spreng.

Antifungal activities of curry leaf Murraya koengii extract on some selected fungi. The leaves of the plant are used as a flavoring agent.

The antibacterial activity is possibly due to antioxidant protein of curry leaf. These results shows that the root extract chloroform, Petroleum ether can be used to formulate antimicrobial compositions. Phytochemicals are known to be biologically active and they are formed to contain various biomolecules effective against many diseases and disorders. The results of the phytochemical screening Table 1 showed the presence of carbohydrates in all the extracts except chloroform extract and chloroform extract showed the presence of alkaloids.

Biologically active carbazole alkaloids from Murraya koenigii. Two carbazole alkaloids from Murraya koenigii.

Antibacterial, antifungal and anthelmintic activity of curry leaves Murraya koenigii (L.) spreng

Ethanol Search for additional papers on this topic. Antibacterual Murraya koenigiifamily Rutaceae, commonly known as Curry leaf plant is a highly valued plant for its medicinal value and characteristic aroma. The Petroleum ether is inhibitory against A. A brief review Arunava Kali Aftivity reviews Lalit Mohan Basu Publishing; The data shows E.


Salmonella typhimuriurn, Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis. Molten agar medium 25 ml was taken in a sterile petridish and broth cultures of sntibacterial test isolate 0. Phytochemical screening showed the presence of carbohydrates, alkaloids, steroids and flavonoids in the root extracts of the plant.

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Modified agar diffusion method 7 was adopted for this study. Author information Koebigii notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. All the extracts of Murraya koenigii roots have antimicrobial property. The phytochemical compounds were qualitatively analysed and the antimicrobial activity of Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus showed maximum zone of inhibition in acetone extract, whereas Klebsiella pneumonia showed maximum zone of inhibition in aqueous extract.

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