What is ThermaCare Heatwraps?

Category: Equipment

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ThermaCare® Heat Wraps provides continuous heat to treat minor arthritis, muscle, joint, and menstrual pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Neck pain 12 5
Pain 5 1
Pain in shoulder(s) 4 5
Muscle and joint pain 3 1
Muscle pain 3 0
Muscle spasm in left side of neck into shoulder 2 3

Show all 9 reasons taken


  • 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 ThermaCare Heatwraps

Side effect Patients
Multiple sclerosis symptoms increased 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using ThermaCare Heatwraps

Dosage Patients
1other as needed 3
8hours as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking ThermaCare Heatwraps

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 2
Expense 1
Other 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped using ThermaCare Heatwraps

Duration

Currently using ThermaCare Heatwraps

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 2
5 - 10 years 3
10 years or more 1

Stopped using ThermaCare Heatwraps

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 1
Sometimes 3
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 2
$25-49 0
< $25 5
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for ThermaCare Heatwraps.