MEDICINAL PLANTS AND PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA: IS THAT THE SOLUTION FOR ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCEAbstract
Peudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic pathogen causing severe, acute and chronicnosocomial infections in urinary and pulmonary tracts, burns and wounds. There is an urgent and global need for alternative antimicrobial strategies to fight the continuous rise of P. aeruginosa resistance to different antibiotics. This review summarizes the antibacterial effect of several plant extracts and essential oil, specifically honey, propolis, and oil extracted from Cupressus macrocarpa Leaves, Taraxacum officinale extract and Citrus limon Peel Extracts.
Rim M. Harfouch
Department of Microbiology and Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tishreen University, Latakia, Syria.
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