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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
58.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Acetaminophen
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1599 real-world patients taking Acetaminophen. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1596 patients who were using Acetaminophen were asked how effective they found their medicine. 60% were very positive about Acetaminophen answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 29% felt Acetaminophen was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt Acetaminophen had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1599 patients taking Acetaminophen just how bothered they were by side effects? 87% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 8% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Acetaminophen. This leaves 5% of the patients we asked who were using Acetaminophen still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Acetaminophen.
We recently asked 1599 patients who reported taking Acetaminophen how often they took it as prescribed? While 78% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 10% said that they often forgot to take their Acetaminophen as prescribed. Sadly 12% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.
1599 patients using Acetaminophen 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 92% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Acetaminophen as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Acetaminophen very difficult. Leaving 4% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Acetaminophen.
A patient survey asked 1599 patients just how confident they felt about taking Acetaminophen? 80% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Acetaminophen. 16% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 4% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Acetaminophen.
When asking 1570 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 78% said they felt taking Acetaminophen to be very or extremely necessary. 17% said they felt Acetaminophen to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Acetaminophen found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 1414 patients using Acetaminophen how often they forgot to take their medication? 77% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 14% of patients taking Acetaminophen reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 9% of patients sadly often or almost all the time forget to take their medication. If you forget your medication, we can recommend using DrugStars to help you remember.
Surveying 1478 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Acetaminophen) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 77% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Acetaminophen may have. 15% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 8% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
We asked 1478 patients taking Acetaminophen in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 83% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 13% of the patients taking Acetaminophen when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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