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Table 3 Subjective rating of the efficacy of CAM treatment

From: Use of complementary and alternative medicine in Germany – a survey of patients with inflammatory bowel disease

  Satisfied with CAM treatment No change Unsatisfied with CAM treatment
  n (%) n (%) n (%)
Classical naturopathy (n = 82) 28 (34%) 17 (21%) 30 (37%)
Boswellia serrata extract (n = 78) 34 (44%) 9 (12%) 21 (27%)
Probiotics (n = 44) 25 (57%) 6 (14%) 7 (16%)
Acup./TCM (n = 70) 34 (49%) 15 (21%) 14 (20%)
Homeopathy (n = 119) 47 (39%) 28 (24%) 42 (35%)