Unformatted text preview: stomach problems such as Shigella dysenteriae Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus facealis and Lactobacillus lactis. The aqueous extract was the most susceptible while the ethanol extract was the least susceptible to these microorganisms. The observed antimicrobial activity is concentration dependent. The work also shows that the plant has marked anthelmintic activity against Strongyloides stercoralis. The work therefore gives credence to the use of Eleusine indica The research needs to pick a specific pathogens in order to know the specific pathogen that is being eliminated and to know if eleusine indica works well in eliminating that kind of pathogen. against diarrhea and worm infections....
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