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Table 1 MIC, MBC and percentage of bacterial attachment to CBHG and CBCHP

From: The inhibitory effect of colloidal bismuth hydroxide gel on Escherichia coli O157:H7 and on the activity of Shiga toxins

Bacterial strains Concentration of bismuth (mg/ml) Colony forming units attached (%)
MIC3 MBC4 MIC3 MBC4 Incubation time Incubation time
6 h 24 h 168 h 6 h 24 h 168 h
STEC EDL933 10 Higher than the dose 6 15 89.6* 94.1* 97.7* 22.9 41.1* 41.4*
  1. *p < 0.05, 1CBHG: colloidal bismuth hydroxide gel; 2CBCHP: Chobet® bismuth cream with pectin. 3MIC: minimum inhibitory concentration; 4MBC: minimum bactericidal concentration.