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The following results on this page are based on 7214 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 74.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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74.9

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(7191 respondents)

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Extremely effective (31%)
Very (48%)
Somewhat (16%)
Slightly (3%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(7214 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (72%)
Slightly (17%)
Somewhat (7%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(7214 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.

(7213 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.

(7214 respondents)

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Extremely confident (46%)
Very (36%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(6988 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.

(5765 respondents)

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Never (57%)
Rarely (36%)
Sometimes (6%)
Often (1%)
Almost all the time (1%)

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

(6970 respondents)

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Extremely (42%)
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.

(6970 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 7214 real-world patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

7191 patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% felt that Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] was very / extremely effective, while 16% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 7214 patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm]? Of those asked 89% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 7% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 3% of patients using Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm].

7214 patients using Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] 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 [Ratiopharm] as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] 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.

We asked 7213 patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] 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 Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] as prescribed, whereas 1% 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.

A patient survey asked 7214 patients just how confident they felt about taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm]? 82% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm]. 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 [Ratiopharm].

When asking 6988 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

We asked 5765 patients using Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 6% of patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 2% 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.

6970 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] outweighed its disadvantages? 80% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] 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.

We asked 6970 patients taking Amlodipin [Ratiopharm] 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 [Ratiopharm] 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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