Antimicrobial activity of flowers from Anthemis cotula

Fitoterapia. 2000 Dec;71(6):710-2. doi: 10.1016/s0367-326x(00)00229-x.


The flavonoid containing total extract of Anthemis cotula flowers, tested at the concentration of 200 microg/ml, showed interesting antimicrobial activity against both Gram-negative and Gram-positive microorganisms.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology*
  • Asteraceae*
  • Gram-Negative Bacteria / drug effects*
  • Gram-Positive Bacteria / drug effects*
  • Humans
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • Plant Extracts / pharmacology


  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Plant Extracts