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Table 1 Antifungal activity of thymol against Candida spp

From: Antifungal activity and mode of action of thymol and its synergism with nystatin against Candida species involved with infections in the oral cavity: an in vitro study

Strain Thymol Nystatin
  MIC MFC MIC/MFC MIC MFC MIC/MFC
  (μg/mL) (μg /mL) ratio (μg/mL) (μg/mL) ratio
Candida albicans 39.0 39.0 1 1.9 1.9 1
CBS 562
Candida tropicalis 78.0 78.0 1 1.9 1.9 1
CBS 94
Candida krusei 39.0 39.0 1 1.9 1.9 1
CBS 573
  1. Notes: MIC Minimum inhibitory concentration, MFC Minimum fungicidal concentration