Author : Imelda Naomi Kambey*, Kisman, Ismail, Charles B. Turangan
The need for raw materials of medicine in Indonesia is mostly imported word while the potential u.s. herbs raw materials of herbal medicines have low side effects for consumers and acres very easy to find around us. With the development of science and technology it allows treatment, herbal medicine began ogled and conducted research content of natural other ingredients such as such as banana yellow kepok banana dried Halmahera (Moses paradisiaca L). The purpose of this study was to identify the compounds contained in dried such as banana leaves of Halmahera (Moses paradisiaca L). This study is an experimental research methodology, in this is done by the samples acres expected, dried, powdered, immersed with methanol, filtered, and the resultant filtrate is evaporated until a thickened extract is obtained. The results of the study using heading Gc-Ms tool, methanol extract from such as banana leaves yellow kepok banana dry contains compounds such as Hexadecanoic acid 2.02%; Vitaimin E 18.36%; Beta.-sitosterol 5.03 percent and other compounds with the number of presentations smaller than Vitamin E. The conclusion of the research is methanol condensed extract containing the most Vitamin E with a presentation of 18.36%, in such as banana yellow kepok banana leaf also contained beta compound -sitosterol is can lower cholesterol. Key words: Compound, Halmahera Dried Such As Banana Leaves.
Dr. Arend L Mapanawang, Sp.PD, FINASIM, PhD