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6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2020
Aug. 04, 2020
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name MYOS RENS TECHNOLOGY INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001402479  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity File Number 000-53298  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Incorporation State Country Code NJ  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   11,846,795