Abstract Title:

Anti-bacterial activity of Galega officinalis L. (Goat's Rue).

Abstract Source:

J Ethnopharmacol. 2001 Sep;77(1):111-2. PMID: 11483386

Abstract Author(s):

K Pundarikakshudu, J K Patel, M S Bodar, S G Deans


Alcoholic extracts of Goat's Rue (Galega officinalis L.; Papilionaceae) were tested on Gram +ve and Gram -ve bacteria as the plant was claimed to hasten skin healing after surgery. Ethanolic (60%) extract exhibited significant inhibition on growth of both Gram +ve and Gram -ve bacteria.

Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antimicrobial : CK(776) : AC(352)

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