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Abstract

Today, natural medicines not only provide the primary health-care needs for the
majority of the population in developing countries but have attracted more and more
attention in developed countries due to soaring health-care costs and universal
financial austerity. In the USA, approximately 49% of the population has tried natural
medicines for the prevention and treatment of diseases [1]. Chemicals known to have
medicinal benefits are considered to be “active ingredients” or “active principles” of
natural medicines. Natural products have provided the primary sources for new drug
development

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Extraction Maceration Methods

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Hidayat, R., & Patricia Wulandari. (2021). Methods of Extraction: Maceration, Percolation and Decoction. Eureka Herba Indonesia, 2(1), 73-79. https://doi.org/10.37275/ehi.v2i1.15