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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 4 Zone of inhibition of the ethyl acetate extract of D. malabarica seeds

From: Neuropharmacological and antibacterial effects of the ethyl acetate extract of Diospyros malabarica (Ebenaceae) seeds

Zone of inhibition (mm)
Test organisms D. malabarica seed extract (500 mg/mL) Ciprofloxacin (standard) (5 μg/disc)
Gram positive bacteria
S. aureus 0 23.2 ± 1.8
Gram negative bacteria
E. coli 12.2 ± 0.8 25.6 ± 0.5
K. pneumonia 8.9 ± 0.3 25.6 ± 1.3
P. aeruginosa 0 25.2 ± 0.4
  1. Mean ± SEM (n = 5); One way ANOVA followed by Dunnet’s t-test were performed. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01 as compared with control