Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition of essential oils of Stachys lavandulifolia Vahl. from Mazandaran , Iran

  title={Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition of essential oils of Stachys lavandulifolia Vahl. from Mazandaran , Iran},
  author={Samanehsadat Mahzooni-kachapi and Mohammad Javad Mahdavi and Leyla Roozbeh-nasira and Mohamad Akbarzadeh and Fereydoon Rezazadeh and Alireza Motavalizadehkakhky},
  journal={Journal of Medicinal Plants Research},
Stachys lavandulifolia vahl. or Chaye Koohi is a native plant, which has been used as an anxiolytic and sedative in Iranian folk medicine which belongs to the Lamiaceae family. In this study, S. lavandulifolia vahl. were collected from mountain of Baladeh area in Mazandaran province, Iran. Chemical constituents of essential oil of S. lavandulifolia vahl. were determined. Aerial parts were subjected to hydrodistillation (HD) in a Clevenger – type apparatus until there was no significant increase… 

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