Lippia sidoides Cham. is widely used in North-East Brazil to treat oral and vaginal infectious diseases due to its strong antimicrobial activity. The aim of this study. Chemical Constituents of Essential Oil from Lippia sidoides Cham. (Verbenaceae ) Leaves Cultivated in Hidrolândia, Goiás, Brazil. Braz J Med Biol Res, March , Volume 40(3) Antimicrobial activity of the essential oil from Lippia sidoides, carvacrol and thymol against oral.

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Journal of Natural Products. An alternative to reduce the loss of Lippia sidoides sanitary properties during processing, storage and commercialization would be the use of encapsulation technologies combined with bioactive and biodegradable packing, so that the active components could be released during consumption.

Brown [ 62324 ] and Lippia schomburgkiana Schauer [ 24 ]. Received March 3, There was no significant difference in the microbicidal effect of Lippia sidoides oil on the tested bacteria.

Oral pathogens have been recently tested for antimicrobial susceptibility to a number of plant extracts and natural substances 7,8. The yield of Lippia sidoides essential oil was 0. Type species Lippia americana L. However, thymol and carvacrol were also identified [ 21 ].

Several studies involving the family Verbenaceae, occurring in the Brazilian Cerrado, have emphasized the popular use of many aromatic species. Lippia is a genus of sidoidss plants in the verbena family, Verbenaceae. Montenegro 5J. This Verbenaceae article is a stub. International Journal of Analytical Chemistry.

Experimental The leaves of Lippia sidoides Cham. Material and Methods Plant material L. Experimental The leaves of Lippia sidoides Cham. This species produces an essential oil rich in thymol and carvacrol, which has a potent antimicrobial activity against fungi and bacteria 6, Verbenaceae essential oil in inhibiting the growth of Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from clinical material.


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The utilization of natural antibacterial products is a promising alternative for the control of pathogenic bacteria in food, reducing sanitary risks and economic losses, besides prolonging shelf life. The pure major components, thymol and carvacrol, were more active, with MIC values ranging from 2. Sidoidex at Google Scholar C.

The preventive strategy against dental disorders is based on an appropriate control of the pathogens and LSEO seems to be important for this preventive approach as a natural compound for a novel mouth rinse 21, Botanic material was identified by Dr.

Effectiveness of Lippia sidoides Cham. Accessed May 23, What can be understood when considering that sidoidess environment of which the plant develops are factors such as temperature, relative humidity, exposure to the sun and wind, which exert a direct influence on the chemical composition sudoides volatile oils [ 22325 ].

J Am Geriatr Sudoides ; J Nat Prod ; Antimicrobial activity of essential oil of Brazilian plants. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Nevertheless, the dental community is still searching for new therapeutic drugs to prevent or treat dental plaque-related diseases 9, Lippia Lippia alba Scientific classification Kingdom: Ann Pharm Fr ; Percentage of chemical constituents of essential oil from Lippia sidoides Cham.

Results and Discussion The yield of Lippia sidoides essential oil was 0.

Kovats indices as pre-selection routine in mass spectra library search of volatiles. This oil is one of the substances widely used in Brazilian traditional medicine, especially by poor local communities in the Northeast of Brazil for skin cuts, insect bites and sore throat 6.

This study aimed to evaluate the antimicrobial activity and antiseptic potential of Lippia sidoides Cham. Activity of thymol, carvacrol, cinnamaldehyde and eugenol on oral bacteria. Int J Anal Chem.


Prev Vet Med ; Antimicrobial assays were performed with different concentrations of LSEO, thymol and carvacrol. Llippia these packs, bioactive components are fixed in a biodegradable matrix which releases the components through the food humidity Castro et al. Brown [ 62324 ] and Lippia schomburgkiana Schauer [ 24 ].

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The antibacterial effect of Lippia sidoides rosemary pepper essential oil was tested against the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli isolated from homemade Minas cheese produced in Brazil. Evaluation of the repeatability and reproducibility of European suspension test methods for antimicrobial activity of disinfectants and antiseptics.

Various studies involving the Verbenaceae family have highlighted the importance of many species used within popular medicine by the presence of principle aromas [ 3 — 9 ]. Heukelbach 5V. Any treatment that would eliminate or substantially reduce colonization by cariogenic bacteria would be likely to have a strong impact on caries development 22, Moreover, the studies show variations in the concentration of thymol in different stages of the plant’s development [ 18 ].

A simple and inexpensive steam generator for essential oils extraction. Botanic material was identified by Dr. Essential oils in general demonstrate antimicrobial activity against cariogenic microbes 12 and fungal filaments as well This work aims to determine the chemical composition of the essential oil of L.

Introduction The knowledge of chemical constituents of essential oils is of fundamental importance to the pharmaceutical, food, and perfumery industries.