Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Antibacterial Effects and Mode of Action of Selected Essential Oils Components against Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus

Table 1

MIC and MBC of selected EOs components for E. coli and S. aureus.

EOsMIC (g/mL)MBC (g/mL)
E. coli S. aureus E. coli S. aureus

Carveol200200015002500
Carvone200NA1500NA
Citronellol537515400
Citronellal300400500800

NA: no activity (MIC/MBC > 3000 g/mL).