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76.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for Allopurinol Sodium
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1625 real-world patients taking Allopurinol Sodium. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1618 patients taking Allopurinol Sodium were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 80% responded very positively about Allopurinol Sodium reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 13% reported that they felt Allopurinol Sodium was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 7% of the patients asked reported that Allopurinol Sodium had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1625 patients taking Allopurinol Sodium 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 Sodium. This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using Allopurinol Sodium still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Allopurinol Sodium.
1625 patients using Allopurinol Sodium were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 98% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Allopurinol Sodium as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Allopurinol Sodium all the time. Remembering to take your medication at the right time is so important. Try using our free app DrugStars to help you remember to take your meds correctly.
1624 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Allopurinol Sodium as prescribed, 2% found taking Allopurinol Sodium very difficult which left 1% who sadly felt it extremely difficult for them. There can be many factors that make taking medication an issue, and these should be discussed with the doctor prescribing them.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 1625 patients how confident they felt about taking Allopurinol Sodium? 86% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Allopurinol Sodium. while 12% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 2% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Allopurinol Sodium.
When asking 1570 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 87% said they felt taking Allopurinol Sodium to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Allopurinol Sodium to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Allopurinol Sodium found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1359 patients taking Allopurinol Sodium were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 92% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Allopurinol Sodium, although 6% of patients taking Allopurinol Sodium reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 2% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
1564 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Allopurinol Sodium outweighed its disadvantages? 80% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Allopurinol Sodium outweighed its disadvantages. However, 11% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 8% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
We asked 1564 patients taking Allopurinol Sodium in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 82% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 12% of the patients taking Allopurinol Sodium 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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