MIKRONUTRIEN PENYEBAB ANEMIA PADA PENGGUNA NARKOBA DI MEDAN TEMBUNG[Micronutrient Causes of Anemia in the Drugs Users in Medan Tembung]

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Title MIKRONUTRIEN PENYEBAB ANEMIA PADA PENGGUNA NARKOBA DI MEDAN TEMBUNG[Micronutrient Causes of Anemia in the Drugs Users in Medan Tembung]
 
Creator Siahaan, Ginta
Siallagan, Roy Ferdi
Purba, Rumida
Oppusungu, Riris
 
Subject drug users; hemoglobin; micronutrients intake
 
Description Drug users are generally vulnerable to malnutrition because of the side effects of drugs itself that has resulted in appetite reduction and nutrients malabsorption. Inadequate nutrient intake especiallynutrient for haemoglobin synthesis is the main cause of anemia among drug users. The aim of this research was to analyze the relationship between intake of micronutrients and haemoglobin level among drug users in Medan Tembung Sub District.  This research was an observasional study with cross sectional design. The respondents was 73 drug users selected by snowball and accidental sampling technique. Datas were analyzed using the pearson correlation test and rank spearmean correlation followed by linier regression test to analyze the main variables which cause the anemia. There was a relationship between the intake of micronutrients such as iron (Fe), zinc (Zn), vitamin B9, vitamin B12 and vitamin C with the level of Hb where the value of p<0.05, while the Fe intake was the main cause of Hb depletion (r=0.661). It is needed to do socialization of health related side effects for using drugs which may impair the absorption and metabolism of micronutrients. Drug users should avoid the consumption of micronutrient inhibitor such as tea which effect to the low level of Hb.
 
Publisher Universitas Airlangga
 
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Date 2018-10-16
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://e-journal.unair.ac.id/MGI/article/view/7514
10.20473/mgi.v13i2.183-193
 
Source Media Gizi Indonesia; Vol 13, No 2 (2018): JURNAL MEDIA GIZI INDONESIA; 183-193
2540-8410
1693-7228
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://e-journal.unair.ac.id/MGI/article/view/7514/5532
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2018 Media Gizi Indonesia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0
 

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