Evaluation of anti bacterial properties of marigold flowers calendula officinalis and mother homeopathic tinctures of calendula officinalis and calendula arvensis
Dumenil, G.; Chemli, R.; Balansard, G.; Guiraud, H.; Lallemand, M.
Annales Pharmaceutiques Francaises 38(6): 493-500
ISSN/ISBN: 0003-4509 Accession: 005396357
Evaluation of antibacterial properties of marigold flowers (C. officinalis L.) and mother homeopathic tinctures (C. officinalis L. and C. arvensis L.) by a broth dilution method with standardized inoculum was reported. Purification by low pressure preparative liquid chromatography was performed on a hydroacetoneous extract of fresh plant. One isolated fraction had bactericidal activity against Staphylococcus aureus at a concentration of 1 mg/ml.