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How effective is Prednisone for Myasthenia gravis?

Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Prednisone (prednisone) is for Myasthenia gravis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 49 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Prednisone

Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,968 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Myasthenia gravis

Myasthenia gravis (a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily) (latest reports from 8,757 patients) can be treated by Mestinon, Prednisone, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Cellcept, Prednisolone, Azathioprine.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 49 people are studied for taking Prednisone in Myasthenia gravis




Prednisone effectiveness for Myasthenia gravis


Long term Prednisone effectiveness for Myasthenia gravis

Prednisone effectiveness for Myasthenia gravis (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall01116175
Long term
(1+ years)
068134

Gender of people who take Prednisone for Myasthenia gravis * :

FemaleMale
Myasthenia gravis55.10%44.90%

Age of people who take Prednisone for Myasthenia gravis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myasthenia gravis2.04%0.00%0.00%8.16%16.33%14.29%24.49%34.69%

Who find Prednisone more effective for Myasthenia gravis?

Gender of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

FemaleMale
Myasthenia gravis63.64%36.36%

Age of people who find Prednisone more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myasthenia gravis0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%22.73%18.18%27.27%22.73%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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