Ekstrak Temulawak untuk Antidepresan

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Kholifatun Putri Asiyah Ridho Panggah Prasetyo Panji Yuda Lilik Kurniaty Aprilia Yunita Widarika Santi Hapsari

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Temulawak extract contain chemical compound starch protein by 29-30 percent, curcumin one to two percent and essential oils between 6 to 10 percent. Curcumin serves as an an anti- inflammatory that plays an important role int the pathophysiology of depressive diseases. Antidepressant effect test is performed on male white rats divided into 5 treament groups. The first group is given aquadest as a negative control, Second group was given amitriptilin as a positive control, third group was given the extract of temulawak with dose 245 mg/KgBB, four group was given the extract of temulawak with dose 490 mg/KgBB and five group was given the extract of temulawak with dose 245 mg/KgBB then the mice in the swim to create stress Immobility time dengan metode forced swim test. This study aims to examine the benefits of temulawak as an antidepressant drug






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ASIYAH, Kholifatun Putri et al. Ekstrak Temulawak untuk Antidepresan. URECOL, [S.l.], p. 157-160, sep. 2017. Available at: <http://journal.ummgl.ac.id/index.php/urecol/article/view/763>. Date accessed: 18 dec. 2017.
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