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Table 4 Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) and minimum bactericidal concentration (MBC) value of seed extracts of Moringa oleifera

From: Water purification and antibacterial efficacy of Moringa oleifera Lam

Organism Seed extracts
Methanol Acetone Aqueous
MIC and MBC mg/mL
MIC MBC MIC MBC MIC MBC
E. coli (ATCC 2592) 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5 6.25 12.50
E. coli (clinical isolate) 6.25 12.5 6.25 12.5 12.5 25.0
Salmonella typhii (clinical isolate) 12.5 12.5 6.25 6.25 25.0 25.0
Shigella dysenteriae (clinical isolate) 6.25 6.25 12.5 12.5 12.5 25.0