What is Ice and Heat?

Category: Procedures

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Ice and heat are commonly used to alleviate pain by alternating between the two.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Joint pain 6 0
Inflammation 4 0
Pain 2 0
General health 1 0
Hypermobility syndrome 1 0

Show all 11 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
1
None
0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ice and Heat

Side effect Patients
Cold chills 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently having Ice and Heat

Dosage Patients
daily 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
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 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ice and Heat.