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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
70.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Atorvastatina
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7139 real-world patients taking Atorvastatina. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
7086 patients who were using Atorvastatina were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% were very positive about Atorvastatina answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 18% felt Atorvastatina was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 6% of the patients asked felt Atorvastatina had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 7139 patients taking Atorvastatina just how bothered they were by side effects? 87% 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 Atorvastatina. This leaves 5% of the patients we asked who were using Atorvastatina still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Atorvastatina.
We recently asked 7139 patients who reported taking Atorvastatina 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 Atorvastatina 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.
7139 patients using Atorvastatina 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 Atorvastatina as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking Atorvastatina very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Atorvastatina.
A patient survey asked 7138 patients just how confident they felt about taking Atorvastatina? 78% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Atorvastatina. 18% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 5% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Atorvastatina.
We asked 6898 patients how necessary they found taking Atorvastatina. 81% of the patients asked found Atorvastatina 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 Atorvastatina who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 6372 patients using Atorvastatina 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 Atorvastatina 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 6932 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 Atorvastatina 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 6932 patients taking Atorvastatina if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 82% 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 Atorvastatina.
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