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Amlodipin [Hexal]

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The following results on this page are based on 7491 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 75.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Amlodipin [Hexal] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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75.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(7468 respondents)

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Extremely effective (32%)
Very (48%)
Somewhat (15%)
Slightly (3%)
Very little effective (2%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

(7491 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (73%)
Slightly (17%)
Somewhat (7%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

We asked patients how often they took this medication as prescribed.

(7491 respondents)

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All the time (90%)
Most of the time (8%)
Often (1%)
Sometimes (0%)
Never (0%)

We asked patients how difficult they found it to take this medicine as prescribed.

(7490 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (94%)
Slightly (4%)
Somewhat (1%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (0%)

We asked patients how confident they felt about taking this medicine.

(7491 respondents)

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Extremely confident (46%)
Very (36%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(7265 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (46%)
Very (42%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

We asked patients how often they forget to take this medicine at the right time.

(6042 respondents)

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Never (57%)
Rarely (36%)
Sometimes (5%)
Often (1%)
Almost all the time (1%)

We asked patients to what extent they felt the benefits outweighed any disadvantages of this medicine.

(7247 respondents)

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Extremely (43%)
Large (37%)
Moderate (12%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (6%)

We asked patients how satisfied they were with the information and guidance received along with this medicine.

(7247 respondents)

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Very satisfied (40%)
Satisfied (40%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (15%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7491 real-world patients taking Amlodipin [Hexal]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

7468 patients taking Amlodipin [Hexal] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% felt that Amlodipin [Hexal] was very / extremely effective, while 15% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Amlodipin [Hexal] had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 7491 patients taking Amlodipin [Hexal] just how bothered they were by side effects? 90% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 7% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Amlodipin [Hexal]. This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using Amlodipin [Hexal] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Amlodipin [Hexal].

We recently asked 7491 patients who reported taking Amlodipin [Hexal] how often they took it as prescribed? While 98% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 1% said that they often forgot to take their Amlodipin [Hexal] as prescribed. Sadly 1% 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.

7490 patients using Amlodipin [Hexal] 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 98% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Amlodipin [Hexal] as prescribed by their doctor, 1% felt they found taking Amlodipin [Hexal] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Amlodipin [Hexal].

In a recent patient survey, we asked 7491 patients how confident they felt about taking Amlodipin [Hexal]? 83% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Amlodipin [Hexal]. while 14% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 3% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Amlodipin [Hexal].

7265 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Amlodipin [Hexal]. 88% said they found Amlodipin [Hexal] to be very or extremely necessary, while 9% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 3% of patients asked found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them. If you feel your medication is unnecessary, please talk to your doctor about it.

6042 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 5% of those taking Amlodipin [Hexal] 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.

When we asked 7247 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 80% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Amlodipin [Hexal] outweighed any disadvantages. 12% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 8% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

We asked 7247 patients taking Amlodipin [Hexal] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 80% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 15% of the patients taking Amlodipin [Hexal] 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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