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The following results on this page are based on 2189 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 59.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Prednisolone To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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59.5

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(2179 respondents)

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Extremely effective (47%)
Very (36%)
Somewhat (12%)
Slightly (3%)
Very little effective (2%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

(2189 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (31%)
Slightly (24%)
Somewhat (25%)
Very (15%)
Extremely bothered (5%)

We asked patients how often they took this medication as prescribed.

(2188 respondents)

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All the time (85%)
Most of the time (8%)
Often (3%)
Sometimes (4%)
Never (1%)

We asked patients how difficult they found it to take this medicine as prescribed.

(2189 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (86%)
Slightly (8%)
Somewhat (4%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (0%)

We asked patients how confident they felt about taking this medicine.

(2189 respondents)

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Extremely confident (34%)
Very (28%)
Somewhat (27%)
Slightly (8%)
Not at all confident (3%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(2101 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (61%)
Very (29%)
Somewhat (8%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

We asked patients how often they forget to take this medicine at the right time.

(1797 respondents)

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Never (68%)
Rarely (23%)
Sometimes (6%)
Often (2%)
Almost all the time (1%)

We asked patients to what extent they felt the benefits outweighed any disadvantages of this medicine.

(2047 respondents)

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Extremely (43%)
Large (30%)
Moderate (19%)
Small (5%)
Not at all (4%)

We asked patients how satisfied they were with the information and guidance received along with this medicine.

(2047 respondents)

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Very satisfied (47%)
Satisfied (34%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (13%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2189 real-world patients taking Prednisolone. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

2179 patients who were using Prednisolone were asked how effective they found their medicine. 83% were very positive about Prednisolone answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 12% felt Prednisolone was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 5% of the patients asked felt Prednisolone had only a slight or very little effect for them.

2189 patients taking Prednisolone were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Prednisolone? 55% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Prednisolone, while 25% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 20% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Prednisolone.

We asked 2188 patients taking Prednisolone how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 92% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 3% often forgot to take their Prednisolone as prescribed. This leaves 4% who sadly forgot to take their Prednisolone all the time. Taking medication at the right time is very important for your treatment. Try our free app DrugStars to help you manage your medication.

2189 patients using Prednisolone were asked how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There are several reasons why it can be difficult for a patient to take their medication as prescribed. Luckily 94% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Prednisolone as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Prednisolone very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Prednisolone.

A patient survey asked 2189 patients just how confident they felt about taking Prednisolone? 62% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Prednisolone. 27% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 11% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Prednisolone.

We asked 2101 patients how necessary they found taking Prednisolone. 90% of the patients asked found Prednisolone to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 8% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 2% of patients using Prednisolone who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

1797 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 91% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 6% of those taking Prednisolone reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 3% of patients sadly reporting that they often or almost all the time forgot to take their medication. If you also forget your medication try using DrugStars to help you remember.

When we asked 2047 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 72% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Prednisolone outweighed any disadvantages. 19% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 9% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

When asking 2047 patients taking Prednisolone if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 81% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 13% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Prednisolone.

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