In Vitro Synergistic Effect of Doxycycline & Ofloxacin in Combination with Ethanolic Leaf Extract of Vangueria Spinosa Against Four Pathogenic Bacteria (Report)

In Vitro Synergistic Effect of Doxycycline & Ofloxacin in Combination with Ethanolic Leaf Extract of Vangueria Spinosa Against Four Pathogenic Bacteria (Report)

The increasing and indiscriminate use of antibiotics and poor patient compliance have led to the development of bacterial resistance to antibiotics. The use of synergistic combinations in antimicrobial chemotherapy is often used commercially for the treatment of various infections. Traditional healers often use combinations of plants to treat or cure diseases. Vangueria spinosa Roxb. (Rubiaceae) […]

Pathogenic Lower Genital Tract Organisms in Hiv-Infected and Uninfected Women, And Their Association with Postpartum Infectious Morbidity (Original Articles) (Report)

Pathogenic Lower Genital Tract Organisms in Hiv-Infected and Uninfected Women, And Their Association with Postpartum Infectious Morbidity (Original Articles) (Report)

A balanced colonisation by endogenous vaginal microflora of the lower female genital tract consists of predominantly Lactobacillus species, (1) co-existing with vaginal anaerobes and aerobes such as Streptococcus agalactiae (e.g. group B streptococci) (2) and the Bacteroides family. (3) Disturbing this microbial milieu results in overgrowth of bacterial vaginosis-related organisms which are associated with a […]