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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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Further east is Pomello Ranches, a deed-restricted community of just over 100 ranch homesites perfect for those with horses or anyone seeking privacy and rustic ambience.
Beautiful new homes and homesites are also in demand at Panther Ridge (upper $200,000s to $1 million), Pomello Ranches ($180,000 to $500,000) and Mill Creek ($200,000 to $400,000-plus).
Further east, Pomello Ranches is perfect for those searching for even more wide, open spaces far from the city lights.