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Methanol and acetone extracts from leaf and root of Cardiospermum halicacabum Linn were investigated for in-vitro anti-bacterial property by agar disc diffusion method. The crude extracts in acetone and methanol of Cardiospermum halicacabum Linn root exhibited good anti-microbial activity against the Salmonella typhi and Proteusm irabilis. Leaf extract in methanol exhibited good anti-microbial activity against the Proteusm irabilis. Leaf extract in acetone exhibited moderate inhibition activity against the Staphylococcus aureus.

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Anti-microbial activities Cardiospermum halicacabum Linn acetone methanol

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Sreenivasulu S, Rameswara Rao M, Chandra Sekhar K.B, Uma Mahesh M, Anjaneya Vasavi G.S.S, & Chandra Sekhar C. (2017). In-virto anti-microbial activity of medicinally important plant Cardiospermum helicacabum Linn against pathogenic bacteria. International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8(4), 518-521. Retrieved from https://pharmascope.org/ijrps/article/view/738

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