Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2012 / Article / Tab 5

Review Article

Usage and Attitudes of Physicians in Japan Concerning Traditional Japanese Medicine (Kampo Medicine): A Descriptive Evaluation of a Representative Questionnaire-Based Survey

Table 5

Top 10 disorders for Kampo choice.

Disease nameTreated patients (%)

1Common cold46.8
2Constipation37.3
3Muscle clamp36.4
4Menopausal syndrome35.6
5Bronchitis34.2
6gastritis29.4
7fatigue25.4
8ileus18.0
9edema12.1
10neurosis12.1