Antibacterial activity of Nicotiana tabacum leaves

Fitoterapia. 2000 Apr;71(2):199-200. doi: 10.1016/s0367-326x(99)00148-3.

Abstract

Nicotiana tabacum leaf 60% methanolic extract exhibited antibacterial activity against six out of nine bacterial isolates at a concentration of 25 mg/ml.

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology*
  • Bacteria / drug effects
  • Humans
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • Plant Extracts / pharmacology
  • Plant Leaves
  • Plants, Medicinal*
  • Plants, Toxic*
  • Tobacco*

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Plant Extracts