Table 3: MIC determination of plant essential oils on selected fungal strains.

MicroorganismsEssential oilsFluconazole
μg/mL
DMSO
Herbs
μg/mL
Roots 1
μg/mL

Candida albicans5.0010.000.195>20
Candida glabrata2.502.50NA>20
Candida kefyr10.0020.000.195>20
Candida parapsilosis10.0010.000.39>20
Candida tropicalis2.502.5050.00>20
Cryptococcus neoformans1.251.2525.00>20
Rhodotorula glutinis2.502.5025.00>20

NA: not active.