Two Unit TENS for Period Pain

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Period PainTwo Unit TENS - Device
Eligibility
18 - 35
Female
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Study Summary

This trial will test whether a TENS device can help relieve pain for people with primary dysmenorrhea, by comparing pain levels with and without the device.

Eligible Conditions
  • Period Pain

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 month

1 month
Analgesic effects of TENS on primary dysmenorrhea.
Change in analgesic pill consumption during menstruation
Reduction of analgesic pill consumption during menstruation
The surface area of TENS pain relief

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Control
1 of 3
Two Unit TENS
1 of 3
One Unit TENS
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Two Unit TENS · No Placebo Group · N/A

Two Unit TENS
Device
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Two Unit TENS · Intervention Types: Device
One Unit TENS
Device
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: One Unit TENS · Intervention Types: Device
ControlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 month

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Southern CaliforniaLead Sponsor
827 Previous Clinical Trials
1,419,944 Total Patients Enrolled
Todd Schroeder, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorAssociated Professor
3 Previous Clinical Trials
119 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 35 · Female Participants · 8 Total Inclusion Criteria

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