What is Dogs (2)?

Category: Others


Generic name: Pets

Researchers are finding that pets truly have the power to heal and support their owners, especially at times of stress and illness. Pets provide company and can help with the feeling of loneliness, sadness, pain and fear.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Loneliness 4 1
Depressed mood 3 1
Support mental / emotional health 2 0
Feelings of emptiness 1 0
General health 1 0

  • 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 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Dogs (2)

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Dogs (2)

Dosage Patients
daily 1


Currently using Dogs (2)

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Dogs (2).