Table 1

In vitro antifungal activity of the ten natural compounds against reference strains at 24 h (%, v/v)

MIC/MFC

Carvacrol

Eugenol

Farnesol

Geraniol

Linalool

Menthol

Menthone

Terpinen-4-ol

α-terpineol

Tyrosol


Candida albicans ATCC 90028

0.25/0.5

0.12/0.12

8/8

0.12/0.12

0.12/0.12

0.25/0.5

0.25/0.5

0.12/0.12

0.25/0.5

4/8

Candida albicans NCPF 3153

0.25/0.5

0.06/0.12

8/8

0.06/0.12

0.06/0.25

0.25/0.5

0.25/0.5

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.25

8/8

Candida albicans Ca2

0.25/0.5

0.03/0.12

1/8

0.06/0.12

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.5

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.25

4/8

Candida glabrata ATCC 90030

0.12/0.5

0.03/0.12

0.12/2

0.12/0.12

0.06/0.06

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.12

0.12/0.5

8/8

Candida glabrata NCPF 3203

0.25/0.25

0.03/0.12

0.12/0.5

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.25

0.25/0.5

0.25/0.5

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.5

8/8

Candida dubliniensis NCPF 3949

0.25/0.5

0.06/0.12

0.06/8

0.06/0.12

0.03/0.12

0.12/0.25

0.12/0.25

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.25

4/8

Candida guilliermondii NCPF3099

0.12/0.5

0.03/0.06

0.12/8

0.06/0.06

0.06/0.06

0.12/0.25

0.12/0.25

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.25

4/8

Candida krusei ATCC 6258

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.5

4/8

0.12/0.5

0.12/1

0.5/2

0.5/2

0.06/0.25

0.12/0.5

2/4

Candida parapsilosis ATCC 22019

0.06/0.5

0.06/0.12

8/8

0.06/0.25

0.06/0.5

0.06/0.25

0.06/0.25

0.06/0.12

0.06/0.5

1/2

Candida tropicalis NCPF3111

0.25/0.5

0.12/0.12

0.5/8

0.06/0.12

0.06/0.12

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.5

0.12/0.12

0.5/0.5

8/8


Marcos-Arias et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011 11:119   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-11-119

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