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).

Author: Nak Keshakar
Country: Poland
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 18 June 2017
Pages: 98
PDF File Size: 5.28 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.59 Mb
ISBN: 619-4-74199-529-1
Downloads: 41516
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nanris

The identity of each test organism was confirmed using standard cultural, morphological and biochemical techniques 4. As expected, the zone of inhibition antimicrobial activity is directly proportional to the extract concentration used. A comparative study of the phytochemical and antimicrobial properties of the Eastern Nigerian species of African Mistle foe Loranthus nucranthus sourced from different host trees.

The extract inhibited the radial growth of test fungi. Ciprofloxacin and Fluconazole were a generous gift from Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. The chloroform extract is showing good inhibitory properties for A.

Please review our privacy policy. Lalit Mohan Basu Publishing; Published online Dec 1. All the experimentation was done in aseptic area under laminar air-flow cabinet. Anthelminthic activity of Murraya koenigii was also detected in the different solvent extracts of leaves.

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

Juice of roots provides relief from renal pain 8. In the present study, we report the antibacterial activities of the ethanol extract of M.

Antibiotics and bioactive natural products in treatment of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Articles from Brazilian Journal of Microbiology are provided here courtesy of Elsevier. Leaves, root and bark are tonic, stomachic and carminative. The study shows that all the extracts possess remarkable antibacterial activity. Atibacterial agar medium 25 ml was taken in a sterile petridish and broth cultures of the test isolate 0. Medicinally, these leaves found use in diarrhea, dysentery and to prevent vomiting.


Antimicrobial activity of Polygonum tinctorium Lour. Murraya koenigiiRutaceae, phytochemical screening, koenigji activity.

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

From This Paper Figures, tables, and topics from this paper. 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. Modified agar diffusion method 7 was adopted for this study.

In the present work, dried leaf powered of Murraya koenigii koenivii subjected to phytochemical screening in aqueous extract and antimicrobial activity using four different organic solvents like aqueous, acetone, isopropanol and methanol against three pathogenic bacteria such as Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus by disc diffusion method.

A brief review Arunava Kali Pharmacognosy reviews An overview of Staphylococcus epidermidis and Staphylococcus aureus with a focus on developing countries. At the end of incubation, zone of inhibition was measured in all the plates. Formulation and evaluation of herbal vanishing cream containing Punica granatum. Phytochemical screening showed the presence of carbohydrates, alkaloids, steroids and flavonoids in the root extracts of the plant.

The extractive values for petroleum ether, chloroform, ethyl acetate and ethanol extracts was found to be 4. Nutrient antibxcterial and Sabouraud dextrose agar media were obtained from Himedia, India. Against Escherichia Coli, Klebsiella Pneumoniae and Staphylococcus Aureus In developing countries koenigi India, low income people such as farmers, isolated villagers and native murraaya are using folk medicines for the treatment of common infections.

Access the full text: Two carbazole alkaloids from Murraya koenigii. Abstract Murraya koenigiifamily Rutaceae, commonly known as Curry leaf plant is a highly valued plant for its medicinal value and characteristic aroma. The results of the tests for MIC study revealed that the MIC for Bacillus subtilis, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Escherichia coli were found to be less than that Staphylococcus aureus and Micrococcus luteus.


Showing of 13 references. Phytochemical screening of Murraya leaf extract was also performed which murraa the presence of various proteins, saponins, phenolics, alkaloids and terpenes, Anfibacterial, anthocyanins, flavonoids and soluble phenols were estimated to be in ample amounts.

Antifungal and anthelmintic activities are presumably due to phenolics, alkaloids or terpenes. Petroleum ether and chloroform extracts exhibited prominent antibacterial and antifungal activity Table 3. Alkaloidal constituents of Murraya koenigii —isolation and structural elucidation of novel binary carbazolequinones and carbazole alkaloids.

Minor furocoumarins of Murraya koenigii. By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined acitvity our Privacy PolicyTerms of Serviceand Dataset License.

Also, ethyl acetate and ethanolic extracts showed antibacterial activity but lacks any antifungal activity. Murraya koenigiifamily Rutaceae, commonly known as Curry leaf plant is a highly valued plant for its medicinal value and characteristic aroma.

Carbazoquinones from Murraya koenigii. The results confirmed the antimicrobial effect of Murrayakoenigii extract against human pathogenic bacteria. All the content of the journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons License.

Previous phytochemical investigations on this plant revealed the presence of carbazole alkaloids 36101213141516 and coumarins 2. Formulation and in – vitro assessment of cream prepared from Allium cepa l.

Biologically active carbazole alkaloids from Murraya koenigii. Antifungal activities of curry leaf Murraya koengii extract on some selected fungi.