What is Sea Band Wristbands?

Category: Equipment


The Sea-Band is a knitted elasticated wrist band, which operates by applying pressure on the Nei Kuan acupressure point on each wrist by means of a plastic stud.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Dizziness 3 0
Motion sickness 3 1
Nausea 2 1
Treat side effects of another treatment 1 0
Vomiting 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 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Sea Band Wristbands

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Sea Band Wristbands

Dosage Patients
2hours as needed 1


Currently using Sea Band Wristbands

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