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Table 2 Frequency of use of different types of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)

From: The use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with cancer: a cross-sectional survey in Saudi Arabia

  Number Percent
CAM use Users 109 69.9
  Non-users 47 30.1
Types of CAM Supplication 103 94.5
  Quran recitation 96 88.1
  Zamzam water 92 84.4
  Water read upon Quran 69 63.3
  Olive oil 61 56.0
  Black seed (Nigella sativa) 40 37.0
  Garlic 36 33.3
  Camel milk 26 24.1
  Honey 24 22.0
  Camel urine 17 15.7
  Known herbal remedies 16 14.7
  Multivitamins 11 10.1
  Unknown herbal mixture 4 3.7
  Othersa 6 5.5
  1. aDates, turmeric, mushrooms, and yogurt