What is Ginger Tea?

Category: Nutrition/Diets

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Ginger tea has a spicy, invigorating taste. It's used as a home remedy for indigestion, nausea, and to ward off colds, flu, and sore throats.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Nausea 5 3
Inflammation 2 1
Mental fatigue or exhaustion 2 2
Acid reflux 1 0
Bowel incontinence 1 0

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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 0
Mild 0
None 7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ginger Tea

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Ginger Tea

Dosage Patients
8 other daily 1
0.3liter as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Ginger Tea

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 3
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Duration

Currently using Ginger Tea

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Ginger Tea

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 2
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 2
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 1
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 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 4
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2 patient evaluations for Ginger Tea

Jan 28, 2016 (Started Jun 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for nausea)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for mental fatigue or exhaustion)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2012 (Started Jul 20, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for nausea)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
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