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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Access the full text: Plant extracts may be formulated to a suitable dosage form to treat the disease in an effective way. Formulation and in – vitro assessment of cream prepared from Allium cepa l. The flavonoids and sterols were found to present in murdaya acetate and ethanol extracts.

Antifungal and anthelmintic activities are presumably due to phenolics, alkaloids or terpenes. Please review our privacy policy. The present study is aimed at preliminary phytochemical screening of the root extracts of Murraya koenigii and evaluation of the same for potential antimicrobial activity.

The study shows that all the extracts possess remarkable antibacterial activity. The extract inhibited the radial growth of test fungi. The plant is a antiabcterial source of carbazole alkaloids.

All the experimentation was done in aseptic area under laminar air-flow cabinet. Received Jul 22; Accepted May The roots of Murraya koenigii were collected in Octoberfrom healthy plants in Ambala, India and shade dried.


Antibacterial activity of different solvent extracts of leaves and water extract of stem branch and leaves of Murraya koenigii were found effective against bacterial species strains such as Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus aureus, Eschericia coli.

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

Medicinally, these leaves found use in diarrhea, dysentery and to prevent vomiting. The MIC values of the extract against tested microorganisms are shown antibactefial Table 2.

Anthelminthic activity of Murraya koenigii was also detected in the different solvent extracts of leaves. Antioxidative activity of carbazoles from Murraya koenigii.

All the extracts of Murraya koenigii roots have antimicrobial property. Leaves, root and bark are tonic, stomachic and carminative.

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

Antifungal activities of curry leaf Murraya koengii extract on some selected fungi. Chemical composition, antibacterial and antioxidant profile of essential oil from Murraya koenigii L. Preparation of the test organisms. However, further investigation with purified fractions is required to predict the exact mechanism of action. Murraya koenigiifamily Rutaceae, commonly known as Curry leaf plant is a highly valued plant for its medicinal value and characteristic aroma.


Study for anti-infective potential of antibacterial properties of Murraya Koenigii Satish Chand Saini Showing of 13 references. The leaves of the plant are used as a flavoring agent.

Antibiotics and bioactive natural products in treatment of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Table 3 Antimicrobial activity zone of inhibition of extracts of root of Murraya koenigii. Ethanol Search for additional papers on this topic.

In developing countries like India, low income people such as farmers, isolated villagers and native communities are using folk medicines for the treatment of common infections. Formulation and evaluation of herbal vanishing cream containing Punica granatum. The contents were thoroughly mixed and allowed to solidify. Table 1 Phytochemical screening of extracts of root of Murraya koenigii. Phytochemical screening of Murraya leaf extract was also performed which confirmed the presence of various proteins, saponins, phenolics, alkaloids and terpenes, Additionally, anthocyanins, flavonoids and soluble phenols were estimated to be in ample amounts.

The extractive values for petroleum ether, chloroform, ethyl acetate and ethanol extracts was found to be 4. Additionally, petroleum ether and chloroform extracts also had antifungal activity.