Antimicrobial effect of the extracts from Hypericum perforatum against oral bacteria and biofilm formation


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Süntar İ., Oyardı Ö., Akkol E., Özçelik B.

PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGY, vol.54, no.6, pp.1065-1070, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/13880209.2015.1102948
  • Journal Name: PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1065-1070
  • Keywords: Hypericaceae, Antimicrobial activity, oral hygiene, medicinal plants, ST-JOHNS-WORT, ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY, STREPTOCOCCUS-MUTANS, CHEMICAL-COMPOSITION, DENTAL-CARIES, ANTIOXIDANT, HYPERFORIN, PLANTS, OILS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Context: One traditional medicines, Hypericum perforatum L. (Hypericaceae), possesses several beneficial effects against depression, ulcers, dyspepsia, abdominal pains, burns, bacterial infections, migraine headaches, and sciatica.