Narrative Review: Optimasi Etanol sebagai Pelarut Senyawa Flavonoid dan Fenolik

Narrative Review: Optimization of Ethanol as a Solvent for Flavonoids and Phenolic Compounds

  • Ali Rakhman Hakim Universitas Sari Mulia
  • Rina Saputri Universitas Sari Mulia
Keywords: Ethanol, Flavonoids, Phenolic


The use of ethanol as a solvent for secondary metabolite compounds is very widespread. Ethanol can dissolve flavonoid compounds and phenolic compounds from plants. To be able to utilize ethanol as a solvent is dependent on some factors of concentration, temperature, time, and selection of extraction methods. This study uses the method by searching scientific articles from the MDPI website database. The Ultrasound-Assisted Extraction (UAE) method is very suitable for the optimization of ethanol as a solvent. The optimal use of ethanol is in the concentration range of 50-80%, temperature conditions in the range of 40-70ºC, and the extraction time is in the range of 30 minutes - 24 hours.


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How to Cite
Hakim, A. R., & Saputri, R. (2020). Narrative Review: Optimasi Etanol sebagai Pelarut Senyawa Flavonoid dan Fenolik. Jurnal Surya Medika (JSM), 6(1), 177-180.