Effectiveness of Giving a Combination of Music Therapy and Warm Compresses to Reduce Menstrual Pain (Dysmenorrhea)


  • Ayunita Pratiwi Indonesia Maju University




menstrual pain, music therapy, teenagers, warm compresses


Introduction: Dysmenorrhea is a pain in the lower abdomen that occurs during menstruation. Someone experiencing dysmenorrhea will not be life-threatening, but it can be painful for many teenagers who experience it. Therapy that can be used to reduce menstrual pain (dysmenorrhea) is a combination of music therapy and warm compresses.

Objective: To determine the effectiveness of giving a combination of music therapy and warm compresses to reduce menstrual pain (dysmenorrhea) in adolescent girls.

Method: This research used a pre-experimental design with a one-group pre-test and post-test design. The population in this study were all class This research uses NRS (Numeric Rating Scale) and SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) survey observations. Data analysis used the Wilcoxon test.

Results: Wilcoxon test results with a p-value of 0.000 < p-value 0.05, which means Ha is accepted.

Conclusion: There is the effectiveness of a combination of music therapy and warm compresses in reducing menstrual pain (dysmenorrhea) in young women at MAN 13 South Jakarta in 2022.