Invitro Antibacterial Activity of Garlic Cloves and Lemon Juice Extracts on Clinical Isolates of Streptococcus pyogenes

  • JUMARE F.M First affiliation, Department of Integrated Science, Federal College of Education, Zaria, Kaduna, Nigeria
  • YAKUBU S.E First affiliation, Department of Microbiology, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna, Nigeria
  • AMEH J.B First affiliation, Department of Microbiology, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna, Nigeria
Keywords: Antibacterial activity, Garlic cloves, Lemon juice, Extract, S. pyogenes

Abstract

The lack of scientific backup for the use of some herbal preparations as well as the fight against antibiotic resistance indicates a strong need for continuous effort to validate the use of plant materials as alternative therapy regimens with similar or higher antibiotics beneficial properties.

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2015-04-30
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