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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
70.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Atorvastatine [Accord]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7163 real-world patients taking Atorvastatine [Accord]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
7110 patients who were using Atorvastatine [Accord] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% were very positive about Atorvastatine [Accord] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 18% felt Atorvastatine [Accord] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 6% of the patients asked felt Atorvastatine [Accord] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 7163 patients taking Atorvastatine [Accord] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Atorvastatine [Accord]? 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 Atorvastatine [Accord] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Atorvastatine [Accord].
7163 patients using Atorvastatine [Accord] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 98% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Atorvastatine [Accord] as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Atorvastatine [Accord] 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.
7163 patients using Atorvastatine [Accord] 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 Atorvastatine [Accord] as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking Atorvastatine [Accord] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Atorvastatine [Accord].
A patient survey asked 7162 patients just how confident they felt about taking Atorvastatine [Accord]? 78% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Atorvastatine [Accord]. 18% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 5% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Atorvastatine [Accord].
We asked 6921 patients how necessary they found taking Atorvastatine [Accord]. 81% of the patients asked found Atorvastatine [Accord] 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 Atorvastatine [Accord] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
6396 patients taking Atorvastatine [Accord] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 93% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Atorvastatine [Accord], although 5% of patients taking Atorvastatine [Accord] 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.
Surveying 6956 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Atorvastatine [Accord]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 75% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Atorvastatine [Accord] may have. 16% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 9% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
When asking 6956 patients taking Atorvastatine [Accord] 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 Atorvastatine [Accord].
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