Study The Effect of Thymbra spicata Extract In Infected Mice With Entamoeba histolytica

Abstract

This study aimed to know if can used the aqueous and oil extracts of Thymbra spicata as a treatment for laboratory mice that infected with Entamoeba histolytica parasite which inoculated 0.1 mlmouse, triple time per day, and compared with curing efficiency of meteronidazole which inoculated 0.005 mgmouseday.The study showed that the curing efficiency for oil Thymbra spicata which reach 70.5% higher than curing efficiency of aqueous extract which 59.7% and its closed value with curing efficiency of metronidazole drug which reach 77.8%.