PENGARUH REBUSAN KULIT KAYU MANIS TERHADAP KADAR ASAM URAT PADA LANSIA DI DUSUN BOLOREJO DESA TIRULOR KECAMATAN GURAH KABUPATEN KEDIRI

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Gout or often called by uric acid is a heterogenous group of circumstances related to genetic effects on  purine metabolism which is characterized uric acid levels in the blood  higher than  normal. The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of  cinnamon  bark decoction against uric acid levels on elderly in the Bolorejo Hamlet Tirulor Village Gurah  Subdistrict  Kediri  Regency. The method was used Pre post experiment  with  no control. Data was collected by checking pre and post after given  cinnamon  bark decoction, then analyzed  using Paired T-Test. The results on  12 respondents before and after treatment obtained by t value 3.490 (p-value = 0.005 ≤ α = 0.05). The conclusion, there was an effect before  and  after treatment on uric acid  levels almost entirely 91.7%. cinnamon bark  decoction (eugenol,  flavonoids and cinnamaldehyd) could decrease  uric acid levels . Cinnamomum bark decoction can be used as an alternative option to overcome the levels of  uric acid in elderly.

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ILKES, admin. PENGARUH REBUSAN KULIT KAYU MANIS TERHADAP KADAR ASAM URAT PADA LANSIA DI DUSUN BOLOREJO DESA TIRULOR KECAMATAN GURAH KABUPATEN KEDIRI. JURNAL ILKES (Jurnal Ilmu Kesehatan), [S.l.], v. 8, n. 1, p. 573 - 580, oct. 2018. ISSN 2549-9408. Available at: <http://ilkeskh.org/index.php/ilkes/article/view/39>. Date accessed: 30 may 2020.
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