What is Naprapathy?

Category: Complementary and Alternative Medicines


Naprapathy is a type of alternative medicine that focuses on the treatment of connective tissue disorders utilizing manual manipulation techniques.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Naprapathy

Side effect Patients
Back pain 1

Why patients stopped taking Naprapathy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Naprapathy


Stopped using Naprapathy

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
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
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1 patient evaluation for Naprapathy

Jun 30, 2004 (Started Jul 01, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for neck pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: No lasting effect.

  • 0 helpful marks
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