Anti-adhesion and antibiotic modulatory evaluation of grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) juice and seed extract on bacteria isolated from urine and catheter

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Michael Oluwole Osungunna; Grace O. Onawunmi;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Academic Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences from Antofagasta (ASOCIFA)
  • Journal: Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmacognosy Research (issn: 0719-4250)
  • Subject: Anti-adhesion | RM1-950 | Therapeutics. Pharmacology | urinary tract infections | mid-stream urine | catheter-stream urine | catheter tips | modulatory effect | Pharmacy and materia medica | RS1-441
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages

Context: The in vivo use of grapefruit seed in the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTIs) has been reported but the mechanism of action is yet to be explained. Aims: Evaluate the anti-adhesion and antibiotic modulatory activities of grapefruit seed extract and... View more
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