The Scientific World Journal / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Microencapsulation, Chemical Characterization, and Antimicrobial Activity of Mexican (Lippia graveolens H.B.K.) and European (Origanum vulgare L.) Oregano Essential Oils

Table 4

Combined effect of thymol and carvacrol to achieve inhibition of Micrococcus  luteus.

Thymol MIC
(µg/mL)
Carvacrol MIC
(µg/mL)
Combination (µg/mL) Thymol
FIC
Carvacrol
FIC
FICindex
ThymolCarvacrol

125010007505000.60.51.1
7503000.60.30.9
10003000.80.31.1