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Table 1 Antibacterial activity of aqueous ethanolic extracts of C. adenogonium

From: Antibacterial, anti-HIV-1 protease and cytotoxic activities of aqueous ethanolic extracts from Combretum adenogonium Steud. Ex A. Rich (Combretaceae)

Test organisms Minimum Inhibition Concentration (MIC) in mg/ml
Stem bark extract Root extract Leaf extract +ve (gentamycin)
Kb. Pneumonia 5.0 5.0 5.0 0.0025
E. coli 5.0 5.0 1.25 0.0016
B. cereus 1.25 1.25 0.31 0.0013
P. aeruginosa 1.25 1.25 1.25 0.0016
S. aureus 2.5 2.5 5.0 0.00078
S. typhi 1.25 1.25 1.25 0.0063
S. flexneri >10.0 1.25 >10.0 0.0025
B. anthracis 2.5 2.5 0.31 0.0025
S. faecalis >10.0 2.5 0.63 0.000024