Efficacy of Aloe vera, Ananas comosus, and Sansevieria masoniana Cream on the Skin Wound Infected with MRSA

prakoso, yos adi and rini, chylen setiyo (2018) Efficacy of Aloe vera, Ananas comosus, and Sansevieria masoniana Cream on the Skin Wound Infected with MRSA. Advances in Pharmacological Sciences, 2018 (Articl). pp. 1-7.

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ThetropicalareahasalotofherbalmedicinessuchasAloevera(AV),Ananascomosus(AC),andSansevieriamasoniana(SM).All thethreehaveauniquepotentialeffectasanantibacterialandwound-healingpromoter.Theaimofthisstudyistoexploretherole ofAV,AC,andSMontheskinwoundinfectedwithmethicillin-resistantStaphylococcusaureus(MRSA).Forty-fiveadultfemale SpragueDawleyratsweighing250–300gramsweredividedinto5groups.Allthegroupswereexposedtotworoundfull-thickness punch biopsy and infected with MRSA. The group C was the control group/untreated; group BC was treated with base cream/withoutextract;groupAVwastreatedwith75%AVcream;groupACwastreatedwith75%ACcream,andgroupSMwas treated with 75% SM cream. The wounds were observed on days 5, 10, and 15. The healing of skin wounds was measured by apercentageofclosure,skintensilestrength,andhistopathology.TheresultshowedthatAV,AC,andSMhaveasimilarpotential effect on healing in the wound that was infected with MRSA compared to the groups C and BC (P<0.05). It shows that all the three herbal formulations can be used as the alternative therapy to the wound infected with MRSA.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: artikel jurnal
Uncontrolled Keywords: Aloe vera; Ananas comosus; Sansevieria masoniana; skin wound; MRSA
Subjects: R Medicine > RL Dermatology
R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
R Medicine > RV Botanic, Thomsonian, and eclectic medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Health Science > School of Health Analyst
Depositing User: tlm umsida
Date Deposited: 21 Feb 2019 07:08
Last Modified: 21 Feb 2019 07:08
URI: http://eprints.umsida.ac.id/id/eprint/5887

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