The following results on this page are based on 35 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 62.2 in the range of -100 to +100 for Orkambi To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 35 real-world patients taking Orkambi. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
35 patients taking Orkambi were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 60% responded very positively about Orkambi reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 29% reported that they felt Orkambi was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 11% of the patients asked reported that Orkambi had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 35 patients taking Orkambi how bothered they were by side effects from taking Orkambi? Of those asked 77% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 9% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 14% of patients using Orkambi felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Orkambi.
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