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The following results on this page are based on 7843 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 74.7 in the range of -100 to +100 for amlodipine (group of active ingredients) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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74.7

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(7816 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.

(7843 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (71%)
Slightly (18%)
Somewhat (8%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(7843 respondents)

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All the time (89%)
Most of the time (9%)
Often (1%)
Sometimes (0%)
Never (0%)

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

(7842 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (94%)
Slightly (4%)
Somewhat (2%)
Very (0%)
Extremely difficult (0%)

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

(7843 respondents)

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Extremely confident (46%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(7613 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (46%)
Very (41%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

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

(6260 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.

(7587 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.

(7587 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 7843 real-world patients taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

7816 patients taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% felt that amlodipine (group of active ingredients) was very / extremely effective, while 15% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that amlodipine (group of active ingredients) had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 7843 patients taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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 8% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from amlodipine (group of active ingredients). This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using amlodipine (group of active ingredients) still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients).

We asked 7843 patients taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients) how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 1% often forgot to take their amlodipine (group of active ingredients) as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their amlodipine (group of active ingredients) all the time. Taking medication at the right time is very important for your treatment. Try our free app DrugStars to help you manage your medication.

7842 patients using amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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 amlodipine (group of active ingredients) as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients) very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take amlodipine (group of active ingredients).

In a recent patient survey, we asked 7843 patients how confident they felt about taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients)? 82% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients). while 14% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 3% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients).

We asked 7613 patients how necessary they found taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients). 88% of the patients asked found amlodipine (group of active ingredients) to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 9% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using amlodipine (group of active ingredients) who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

We asked 6260 patients using amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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 amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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.

7587 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of amlodipine (group of active ingredients) outweighed its disadvantages? 79% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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 7587 patients taking amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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 amlodipine (group of active ingredients) 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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