What is Arnica Montana?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Arnica Montana 1M Arnicare tablets

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Arnica montana is sometimes grown in herb gardens and has long been used medicinally. The roots contain derivatives of thymol, which are used as fungicides and preservatives and may have some anti-inflammatory effect.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Muscle pain 8 0
Muscle and joint pain 6 9
Bruising 4 2
Pain 3 1
Joint pain 2 3
Pain in shoulder(s) 2 2

Show all 17 reasons taken


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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 14

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Arnica Montana

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Arnica Montana

Dosage Patients
4 other daily 1
8 tablet(s) daily 1
1mg as needed 1
4tablet(s) as needed 1
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Arnica Montana

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 3
Other 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Arnica Montana

Duration

Currently taking Arnica Montana

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 2
10 years or more 3

Stopped taking Arnica Montana

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 7
Usually 5
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 14
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 5
Not specified 9
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