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Table 2 Most common symptoms experienced by CAM users

From: Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: A survey in Turkish Gastroenterology Patients

Which symptoms do the patients use CAM for? N %
Epigastric pain 37 29.8
Constipation 21 16.9
Bloating 18 14.5
Dyspepsia/indigestion 12 9.6
Diarrhea 4 3.2
Retrosternal burning 4 3.2
Regurgitation 3 2.4
Others (non- GI problems; to lower cholesterol, to lose weight) 25 20.4
Total * 124 100
*Some items may have multiple answers   
  1. *Some items may have multiple answers