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70.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Atorvastatin [Orion]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7562 real-world patients taking Atorvastatin [Orion]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
7509 patients taking Atorvastatin [Orion] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% felt that Atorvastatin [Orion] was very / extremely effective, while 18% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 6% felt that Atorvastatin [Orion] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 7562 patients taking Atorvastatin [Orion] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Atorvastatin [Orion]? Of those asked 87% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 8% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 5% of patients using Atorvastatin [Orion] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Atorvastatin [Orion].
7562 patients using Atorvastatin [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 Atorvastatin [Orion] as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Atorvastatin [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.
7562 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 97% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Atorvastatin [Orion] as prescribed, 2% found taking Atorvastatin [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.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 7561 patients how confident they felt about taking Atorvastatin [Orion]? 78% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Atorvastatin [Orion]. while 17% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 5% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Atorvastatin [Orion].
We asked 7319 patients how necessary they found taking Atorvastatin [Orion]. 81% of the patients asked found Atorvastatin [Orion] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 16% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 4% of patients using Atorvastatin [Orion] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
6795 patients taking Atorvastatin [Orion] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Atorvastatin [Orion], although 5% of patients taking Atorvastatin [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.
When we asked 7355 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 75% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Atorvastatin [Orion] outweighed any disadvantages. 16% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 9% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
When asking 7355 patients taking Atorvastatin [Orion] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 83% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 13% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 4% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Atorvastatin [Orion].
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