• Filing Date: 2020-11-16
  • Form Type: 10-Q
  • Description: Quarterly report
Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2020
Nov. 12, 2020
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name TENAX THERAPEUTICS, INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0000034956  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2020  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   12,619,369
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Incorporation State Country Code DE  
Entity File Number 001-34600