syzygium aromaticum


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clove

Strongly flavored common spice that adds flavor to many dishes is also a parasite killer and considered an aphrodisiac in many cultures. Clove oil is used to stop bleeding, reduce inflammation, relieve pain. Cloves are actually the dried flower buds of a tree originating from southern Asia. Clove is an ant repeller. Helps build stomach acid, helps digestion, increases peristaltic action in intestine. Disinfectant. Rub on tooth cavity to stop pain. Stimulating and warming, helps people with cold hands and feet. Promotes sweating to relieve fever. Safe for relieving vomiting by pregnant women.
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Antibacterial activity of Syzygium aromaticum (clove) with metal ion effect against food borne pathogens.
Recent trends in Indian traditional herbs Syzygium aromaticum and its health benefits.
On studying the weight of the animals after receiving STZ there was initial reduction in the weight of all the experimental groups but after receiving the extract of plant improvement was seen and the weight of group V getting 750 mg/kg/body weight of Syzygium aromaticum became almost closer to the weight of control group.
Samples of different herbs including Azadirachta indica (Neem), Syzygium aromaticum (Clove), Trachyspermum ammi (Ajowan), Foeniculum vulgare (Fennal), Brassica oleracea (Cabbage), Brassica rapa (Turnip), and Pipper nigrum (Black pepper), were bought from different markets of Karachi.
Table 1: Antibacterial activity of different concentrations of spice extracts Diameter of inhibition zone in mm against various concentrations of spice extracts Pathogenic organisms Cinnamomum verum 25 % 50 % 75 % 100 % Pseudomonas lundensis 2 mm 16 m -- 8 mm Bacillus cereus 19 mm 5 mm 2 mm -- Aspergillus niger 2 mm 15 m 11 mm 16 mm Aspergillus flavus 14 mm 15 m 2 mm 10 mm Diameter of inhibition zone in mm against various concentrations of spice extracts Pathogenic organisms Syzygium aromaticum 25 % 50 % 75 % 100 % Pseudomonas lundensis 3 mm -- 3 mm 11 mm Bacillus cereus 3 mm 11 mm 1 mm 21 mm Aspergillus niger 10 mm 12 mm 10 mm 18 mm Aspergillus flavus 13 mm 14 mm 15 mm 10 mm
The aphrodisiac potential of Syzygium aromaticum (Ayurvedic name--Lavanga) has also been mentioned (Yakubu et al.
In lieu of this, the present study was aimed to determine in vitro growth inhibition of Aspergillus fumigatus and Trichophyton rubrurn by four plant essential oils such as Cinnamomum verum, Syzygium aromaticum, Cymbopogon citratus and Cymbopogon martini and their respective major ingredients namely cinnamaldehyde, eugenol, citral and geraniol.
Ademas, los aceites esenciales de Achillea millefolium L (milenrama), Syzygium aromaticum L (clavo) y Ocimun basilicum L (albahaca) tambien han demostrado su actividad inhibitoria del desarrollo de epimastigotes y tripomastigotes de T.
The tree Syzygium aromaticum, growing up to 20 metres (65ft), is now grown in many other tropical areas of the world for this valuable crop.
A number of plants in this family, notably Syzygium aromaticum, Syzygium corynocarpum, and Syzygium mallacense, are known to contain antioxidant and anti-inflammatory constituents.
A number of plants in this family, notably Syzygium aromaticum, Syzygium corynocarpum and Syzygium mallacense contain antioxidant and anti-inflammatory constituents.