International Scholarly Research Notices / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Antifungal, Antileishmanial, and Cytotoxicity Activities of Various Extracts of Berberis vulgaris (Berberidaceae) and Its Active Principle Berberine

Table 2

Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of various extractsof B. vulgaris and its main component, berberine, against T. mentagrophytes, T. rubrum, M. canis, and M. gypseum by broth macrodillution method.

Dermatophytes MIC (mg/mL)
Chloroform extractMethanolic extractAqueous extractBerberineKetoconazole

T. mentagrophytes 44>40.2500.250
T. rubrum 4240.1250.250
M. canis 2120.0620.125
M. gypseum 4140.1250.250