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A comparative study of antifungal activity of Lavender brew, Lavender essential Oil, and Clotrimazole: an in vitro study

  title={A comparative study of antifungal activity of Lavender brew, Lavender essential Oil, and Clotrimazole: an in vitro study},
  author={Fereshteh Behmanesh and Hajar Pasha and Seyyed Ali Asghar Sefidgar and Ali Akbar Moghadamnia and Zahra Basirat},
Introduction: Vaginal yeast infections (candidiasis) are among the most common gynecologic infections in women. Due to the high prevalence of vaginal candidiasis and its recurrence, followed by such chemical treatment as Clotrimazole, this study was performed with the broad aim of comparing the in vitro effects of Lavender brew, Lavender essential oil, and Clotrimazole on the growth of the standard strains of Candida albicans. Methods: The fungus cell count was done through Thoma counting… Expand

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