Potential Health Benefits of Selayar Orange Peel (Citrus Nobilis Loureiro) in Selayar Society Perspective

Authors

  • Ria Qadariah Arief
  • Ridwan Amiruddin
  • Citrakesumasari
  • Syamsiah Russeng
  • Nurhaedar Jafar

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15928

Keywords:

Selayar Orange Peel, Selayar Society, Citrus NobilisLoureiro.

Abstract

Objectivity: This study aimed to examine the health benefits of orange peels from the perspective of the
general public.
Methods: This study involved the Selayar Society in the Batangmatasapo area. The data used seven
informants and literature sources of the health benefit orange peels. Analyze data using Excel Office.
Results: This study describes some of the benefits of Selayar orange peel that have used in alternative
medicine on the Selayar Islands in the form of anti-obesity, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, and as an
analgesic.
Conclusion: Selayar orange peel has health benefits in the form of anti-obesity, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory,
and analgesic. These results are still in the form of discourse that in the future, will be developed in further
research in the form of an observational study on the content of Selayar orange peel as alternative medicine.

Author Biographies

Ria Qadariah Arief

Faculty of Physicology and Medical Science, UIN SunanAmpel Surabaya, Surabaya

Ridwan Amiruddin

Faculty of Public Health, UniversitasHasanuddin, Makassar

Citrakesumasari

Faculty of Public Health,UniversitasHasanuddin, Makassar

Syamsiah Russeng

Faculty of Public Health, UniversitasHasanuddin, Makassar

Nurhaedar Jafar

Faculty of Public Health,UniversitasHasanuddin, Makassar

Published

2021-05-17

How to Cite

Arief, R. Q. ., Amiruddin, R. ., Citrakesumasari, Russeng, S. ., & Jafar, N. (2021). Potential Health Benefits of Selayar Orange Peel (Citrus Nobilis Loureiro) in Selayar Society Perspective. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(3), 4049-4053. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15928