What is Ionic foot bath?

Category: Equipment

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An ionic foot bath (or ion cleanse foot bath) is a biofield-enhancing and detoxification tool for home or clinical use. This method uses a warm, slightly salty bath of water in which your feet or hands are immersed with an ionic device (array) to promote efficient delivery of red blood cells.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

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Perceived effectiveness
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  • 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 1
Mild 0
None 6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ionic foot bath

Side effect Patients
Pain in ankles 1
Pain in heel(s) 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Ionic foot bath

Dosage Patients
0.5 hr every other week 1
30minutes as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Ionic foot bath

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 3
Personal research 1
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped using Ionic foot bath

Duration

Currently using Ionic foot bath

Duration Patients
2 years or more 2

Stopped using Ionic foot bath

Duration Patients
1-3 months 1
6 months-1 year 2

Adherence


Always
Patients
2
29%
Usually
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4
57%
Sometimes
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1
14%
Never taken as prescribed
Patients
0
0%

Burden


Very hard to take
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0
0%
Somewhat hard to take
Patients
1
14%
A little hard to take
Patients
3
43%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
3
43%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
Patients
1
14%
Cost per month
$100-199
Patients
1
14%
Cost per month
$50-99
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
1
14%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
2
29%
Cost per month
Not specified
Patients
2
29%
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2 patient evaluations for Ionic foot bath

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nacona
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nacona
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

See nacona's full Ionic foot bath history

Nov 1, 2015 (Started Dec 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for detoxification)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 hr Every Other Week

  • 0 helpful marks
Wayne Lampe
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Wayne Lampe
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

See Wayne Lampe's full Ionic foot bath history

Jul 27, 2007 (Started Oct 20, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3 hr Weekly
Advice & Tips: waste of mooney no proof it does anything I paid $3000
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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