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The effect of linum usitatissimum (flax seed) and nigella sativa oil on selected oral pathogen (Comparative study)

Mohamed Yusoff, Nurul Fatihah and Mustafa Al-Ahmad, Basma Ezzat (2019) The effect of linum usitatissimum (flax seed) and nigella sativa oil on selected oral pathogen (Comparative study). In: 2nd International Conference on Oral Microbiology and Oral Immunology, 19-20 November 2019, Palm Garden Hotel, IOI City Resort, Putrajaya. (Unpublished)

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Nowadays the people are more concerned, conscious and are more inclined to use natural products and preference change to herbal instead of synthetic medication is because of sever side effects of some materials or facing the potential risk of bacterial resistance. Bacteria and their products play an important role in the pathogenesis of polio-periapical disease. Predominant microbial groups often isolated from infected root canals are the aerobic and facultative anaerobic organisms. Linum usitatissimum (flaxseed, flax plant) Cultivated for domestic use As dietary supplement because of multitudinous effect on human health Also used to treat constipation Nigella sativa (Habbah Sawda or Habbat el Baraka) Black cumin herb Translated as seed of blessing Potent anti inflammatory, anticancer, anti infertility, anti diabetic, antimicrobial, antihistamine and anti hypertensive effects

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Slide Presentation)
Additional Information: 5816/76955
Uncontrolled Keywords: linum usitatissimum, flax seed, nigella sativa oil, oral pathogen
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry
Depositing User: Dr Basma Al-Ahmad
Date Deposited: 28 Jan 2020 15:15
Last Modified: 28 Jan 2020 15:15
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/76955

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