What is Medical ID Bracelet/Tags?

Category: Equipment


Medical ID tags or bracelets can be personalized with a person's medical conditions, allergies, and contact information that may be essential for emergency responders to provide needed care for patients who may be unable to communicate for themselves.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 5 1
Increase effect of another treatment 4 0
Multiple sclerosis 3 1
Seizures 2 1
Improve communication 1 0
Seizures (grand mal or tonic-clonic) 1 0

Show all 7 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Medical ID Bracelet/Tags

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently using Medical ID Bracelet/Tags

Dosage Patients Percentage
1 other daily 1


Currently using Medical ID Bracelet/Tags

Duration Patients Percentage
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Medical ID Bracelet/Tags.