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Extracts of 13 medicinal plants were tested to investigate the improvable effects on microflora growth in the intestines of human. Water extracts of Artemisia capillaris, Taraxacum platycarpum and Ethanol extracts of Allium tuberosum, Artemisia capillaris, Artemisia vulgaris, Plantago asiatica, Schizandra chinensis, Sedum sarmentosum, Taraxacum platycarpum, Zingiber officinale inhibited the growth of C. perfringens. Water and ethanol extracts of Sedum sarmentosum, Schizandra chinensis inhibited the growth of E. coli. While 13 medicinal plants were not remarkably inhibited the growth of B. longum. Therefore, ethanol extracts of Schizandra chinensis, Sedum sarmentosum can be utilized as functional food materials to improve in the intestines.