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

Research Article

Efficacy of Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng in a Murine Model of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Skin Abscesses

Table 2

Partition of the ethyl acetate fraction F4 of Plectranthus amboinicus by using a column chromatography packed with silica gel 60 (70–230 mesh). Elution procedure was done with different ratios of hexane (Hex) and ethyl acetate (AcOEt).

EluentRatio (%)Volume (mL)Quantity (g)Subfractions

Hex : AcOEt90 : 1020002.1F4a
Hex : AcOEt80 : 2020002.4F4b
Hex : AcOEt70 : 3020003.2F4c
Hex : AcOEt60 : 4010001.5F4d
Hex : AcOEt50 : 5010001.1F4e