What is Epsom salt foot bath?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications


Epsom salts (magnesium sulfate) are made up of a naturally occurring mineral that is found in water magnesium sulfate. Perhaps the most popular application is the use of Epsom salts in a hot bath for relieving stress and soothing muscles and joints.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 2 0
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 1 0
Pain 1 0
Pain in feet 1 0
Promote relaxation 1 0
Support immune health 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Why patients stopped taking Epsom salt foot bath

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Epsom salt foot bath


Stopped using Epsom salt foot bath

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 2 years 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Epsom salt foot bath.