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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
75.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Amlodipin [Sandoz]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7491 real-world patients taking Amlodipin [Sandoz]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
7468 patients taking Amlodipin [Sandoz] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 80% responded very positively about Amlodipin [Sandoz] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 15% reported that they felt Amlodipin [Sandoz] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 5% of the patients asked reported that Amlodipin [Sandoz] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 7491 patients taking Amlodipin [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz]. This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using Amlodipin [Sandoz] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Amlodipin [Sandoz].
7491 patients using Amlodipin [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Amlodipin [Sandoz] 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 7490 patients taking Amlodipin [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] 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.
7491 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Amlodipin [Sandoz]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Amlodipin [Sandoz]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Amlodipin [Sandoz].
7265 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Amlodipin [Sandoz]. 88% said they found Amlodipin [Sandoz] 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.
We asked 6042 patients using Amlodipin [Sandoz] how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 5% of patients taking Amlodipin [Sandoz] 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.
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 [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] 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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