Antifungal activity of the essential oil from Calendula officinalis L. (asteraceae) growing in Brazil Atividade antifúngica do óleo essencial da Calendula officinalis cultivada no Brasil

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Gazim,Zilda Cristiane; Rezende,Claudia Moraes; Fraga,Sandra Regina; Svidzinski,Terezinha Inez Estivaleti; Cortez,Diógenes Aparicio Garcia;
(2008)

This study tested in vitro activity of the essential oil from flowers of Calendula officinalis using disk-diffusion techniques. The antifungal assay results showed for the first time that the essential oil has good potential antifungal activity: it was effective against... View more