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74.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for Amlodipin [Orion]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7214 real-world patients taking Amlodipin [Orion]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
7191 patients taking Amlodipin [Orion] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% felt that Amlodipin [Orion] was very / extremely effective, while 16% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Amlodipin [Orion] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 7214 patients taking Amlodipin [Orion] just how bothered they were by side effects? 89% 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 [Orion]. This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using Amlodipin [Orion] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Amlodipin [Orion].
7214 patients using Amlodipin [Orion] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 98% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Amlodipin [Orion] as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Amlodipin [Orion] 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.
7213 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 Amlodipin [Orion] as prescribed, 1% found taking Amlodipin [Orion] 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.
A patient survey asked 7214 patients just how confident they felt about taking Amlodipin [Orion]? 82% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Amlodipin [Orion]. 14% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 3% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Amlodipin [Orion].
When asking 6988 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Amlodipin [Orion] to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Amlodipin [Orion] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Amlodipin [Orion] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
5765 patients taking Amlodipin [Orion] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Amlodipin [Orion], although 6% of patients taking Amlodipin [Orion] 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.
6970 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Amlodipin [Orion] outweighed its disadvantages? 80% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Amlodipin [Orion] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 12% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 9% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
When asking 6970 patients taking Amlodipin [Orion] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 80% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 15% 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 Amlodipin [Orion].
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