Agent Number of tested Mites mean survival time (±SD) minimum survival time maximum survival time
saline 15 82h (±35h) 35h 156h
100% salvia oil 21 7min (±3,2min) 2min 14min
50% salvia oil 18 32min(±4,2min) 30min 45min
25% salvia oil 15 85min(±30,4min) 31min 150min
12,5% salvia oil 11 119min(±35,5min) 61min 175min
3% salvia oil 5 60h(±9,4h) 48h 72h
1% salvia oil with paraffin 9 135h(±7,9h) 120h 144h
1% salvia oil with triglycerides 8 80h(±7,9h) 72h 92h
salvia extract 8 48h(±6,6h) 32h 52h
100% peppermint oil 18 11min(±3,8min) 6min 19min
50% peppermint oil 9 43min(±14,5min) 28min 70min
25% peppermint oil 11 110min(±44,4min) 40min 183min
12,5% peppermint oil 12 157min(±45,5min) 77min 211min
Table 1: Effects of salvia and peppermint oil on Demodex survival time.