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grapefruit

A tropical tree (scientific name: Citrus paradisi) which produces a large, yellow, tart (acidic) fruit, rich in flavonoids, lycopene, and vitamin C. C Its scientific name is Citrus paradisi.

CAUTION!

The consumption of the fruit alters the metabolism of a wide variety of medications, including HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins), calcium channel blockers, and immunosuppressive drugs, e.g., cyclosporine, among others, by inhibiting cytochrome CYPA34 enzymes in the liver.
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The citrus paradisi peel adsorbent material was obtained from the fresh juice sellers Hyderabad Pakistan.
1a and b shows FT-IR spectrum of plain citrus paradisi peel and As (V) loaded peel respectively.
2013) and Citrus paradisi Macfad (Liu & Tsai 2000), or it can be adversely affected on others like Cleopatra tangerine (Citrus reshni Hort.
In addition, a number of citrus species are attacked, including grapefruit, Citrus paradisi Macf.