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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
70.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Atorvastatin [Pfizer]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7562 real-world patients taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
7509 patients taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 76% responded very positively about Atorvastatin [Pfizer] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 18% reported that they felt Atorvastatin [Pfizer] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 6% of the patients asked reported that Atorvastatin [Pfizer] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
7562 patients taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer]? 87% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer], while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 5% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer].
We recently asked 7562 patients who reported taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer] how often they took it as prescribed? While 98% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 1% said that they often forgot to take their Atorvastatin [Pfizer] as prescribed. Sadly 1% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.
7562 patients using Atorvastatin [Pfizer] 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 97% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Atorvastatin [Pfizer] as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Atorvastatin [Pfizer].
7561 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer]? 78% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer]. 17% felt only slightly confident while 5% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer].
7319 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer]. 81% said they found Atorvastatin [Pfizer] to be very or extremely necessary, while 16% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 4% 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.
6795 patients taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Atorvastatin [Pfizer], although 5% of patients taking Atorvastatin [Pfizer] 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 [Pfizer] 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.
7355 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Atorvastatin [Pfizer]. 83% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 13% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 4% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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