What is Daith Piercing?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Body piercing is a form of body modification where a part of the body is pierced with a needle and adorned with jewelry. A daith piercing is an ear piercing in the inner most cartilage fold of the ear. It is sometimes used as a treatment for migraines.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Migraine 2 2
Anticipatory anxiety 1 0
Anxiety attacks 1 0
Generalized anxiety disorder 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
1
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Daith Piercing

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Daith Piercing

Dosage Patients
1 other daily 1
2 other daily 1

Duration

Currently using Daith Piercing

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
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 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
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