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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
76.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1625 real-world patients taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1618 patients who were using Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% were very positive about Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 13% felt Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 7% of the patients asked felt Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1625 patients taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] just how bothered they were by side effects? 93% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 5% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]. This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs].
We asked 1625 patients taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 1% often forgot to take their Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] 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.
We asked 1624 patients taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There can be many factors why they found it difficult to take as prescribed. 98% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] as prescribed, whereas 2% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 1% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
1625 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]? 86% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]. 12% felt only slightly confident while 2% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs].
We asked 1570 patients how necessary they found taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]. 87% of the patients asked found Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 9% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1359 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 92% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 6% of those taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 2% 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.
Surveying 1564 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 80% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] may have. 11% 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.
When asking 1564 patients taking Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 82% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 12% 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 Allopurinol [Nordic Drugs].
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