[The in vitro action of plants on Vibrio cholerae].

@article{Guevara1994TheIV,
  title={[The in vitro action of plants on Vibrio cholerae].},
  author={Damny Magdaleno Guevara and Jorge Chumpitaz and E G Francia Valencia},
  journal={Revista de gastroenterologia del Peru : organo oficial de la Sociedad de Gastroenterologia del Peru},
  year={1994},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={
          27-31
        }
}
Natural products of several plants, according to the geographic location, are used by Peruvian people in the popular treatment of diarrhea, with good success. When cholerae cases appeared in Peru, we were interested to know the "in vitro" effect against Vibrio cholerae 01, of these useful plants to treat diarrhea. The following plants were tested: Cichorium intybus, Althaea officinalis, Psorela glandulosa, Geranium maculatum, Punica granatum, Malus sativa, Cydonia oblonga, Chenopodium… CONTINUE READING