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Table 1 Antimicrobial activity of different S. aromaticum extracts against Candida strains

From: In vitro anticandidal potency of Syzygium aromaticum (clove) extracts against vaginal candidiasis

S. aromaticum extracts (10 mg/ disc)Inhibition zone diameter (mm) of Candida strains
 C. albicansC. glabrataC. tropicalis
Diethyl ether extract19.43 ± 0.1515.93 ± 0.1523.70 ± 0.17
Ethyl acetate extract20.93 ± 0.3214.90 ± 0.2130.77 ± 0.95
Methanolic extract16.03 ± 0.8312.93 ± 0.2025.60 ± 1.16
N-hexane extract18.93 ± 0.0314.07 ± 0.0930.37 ± 0.26
Control (50 μg/disc)21.50 ± 0.069.60 ± 0.0624.33 ± 0.13
Eugenol15.67 ± 0.3411.21 ± 0.2419.93 ± 0.42