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Research Article

The In Vitro Antimicrobial Effects of Lavandula angustifolia Essential Oil in Combination with Conventional Antimicrobial Agents

Table 4

The antimicrobial effect of the individual components within the essential oil : antimicrobial combination.

Microorganism⁢MIC individualΣFICInterpretation
LAAntimicrobial
(mg/mL)(μg/mL)

C. albicans (ATCC 10231)3.00CH0.631.00Additive
N0.161.14Noninteractive

S. aureus (ATCC 6538)2.00CH0.310.75Additive
C0.110.49Synergistic
FA0.630.65Additive

P. aeruginosa (ATCC 27858)2.00CH0.310.29Synergistic
C0.040.74Additive
FA0.311.13Noninteractive

LA indicates L. angustifolia essential oil, CH indicates chloramphenicol, N indicates nystatin, C indicates ciprofloxacin, and FA indicates fusidic acid.

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