1Jurusan Gizi, Politeknik Kesehatan Kemenkes, Makassar
Background: Nutrition anemia is still a serious nutritional problem in pregnant women. One reason is the lack of adherence levels of pregnant women taking TTD due to forgetfulness and low knowledge of the mother. This study aims to mengathui influence of pregnant pregnant motivation through mobile phone to compliance to consume TTD.
Methods: This research was conducted experimentally through the provision of motivation using mobile phone for 1 month. Before and after the measurement of TTD consumption compliance.
Results: The results showed that the number of pregnant women whose adherence was good in consuming TTD before intervention was 53.3%, after intervention activity became 73.3%.
Conclusions: Motivation activities through mobile phones can improve adherence to TTD in pregnant women. Motivational activities should be done continuously until pregnant women carry out labor.
Keywords: Motivation, Telephone, Pregnant Mothers, TTD