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Table 1 Minimal inhibitory/bactericidal concentration (MIC/MBC in μg/mL) of C. khasianus essential oil (CKEO) essential oil and streptomycin

From: Antimicrobial activities and mechanism of action of Cymbopogon khasianus (Munro ex Hackel) Bor essential oil

Pathogen CKEO Streptomycin/Amphotericin B Geraniol
MIC MBC MIC MBC MIC
E. coli 20 20 0.011 0.3125 > 100
S. aureus 30 0.3125 > 100
P. aeruginosa 20 30 0.3125 > 100
S. enterica typhimurium 30 0.3125 > 100
B. subtilis 25 0.3125 > 100
K. pneumoniae 20 0.3125 > 100
C. albicans 100 6.25 > 100