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Table 4 Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC in μg/ml) and minimum bactericidal concentration (MBC in μg/ml) of Blechnum orientale extracts

From: Blechnum Orientale Linn - a fern with potential as antioxidant, anticancer and antibacterial agent

  B. cereus M. luteus MSSA MRSA S. epidermidis
  Minimum Inhibitory concentration (MIC, μg/ml)
Crude 125 62.5 125 125 125
EAf 250 15.6 250 250 250
Butf 62.5 15.6 62.5 62.5 125
Watf 62.5 31.3 62.5 62.5 62.5
Vancomycin 1.9 0.5 1.9 1.9 1.9
  Minimum bactericidal concentration (MBC, μg/ml)
Crude 125 62.5 250 125 125
EAf 250 15.6 500 500 500
Butf 62.5 62.5 125 125 125
Watf 62.5 62.5 125 62.5 125
Vancomycin 1.9 0.5 1.9 1.9 1.9
  1. Results are mean from three sets of experiments, each set in triplicate.