Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Eugenia uniflora L. Essential Oil as a Potential Anti-Leishmania Agent: Effects on Leishmania amazonensis and Possible Mechanisms of Action

Table 2

Anti-Leishmania and cytotoxic effects of Eugenia uniflora essential oil.

MacrophagePromastigoteAmastigote
CC50 (μg·mL−1)IC50 (μg·mL−1)SIIC50 (μg·mL−1)SI
48 h24 h48 h72 h48 h

EuEO 14.9a 23.59b

SIpro (selectivity index) = CC50 macrophages/IC50 promastigote forms (48 h).
bSIama (selectivity index) = CC50 macrophages/IC50 amastigote forms.