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The following results on this page are based on 3175 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 74.2 in the range of -100 to +100 for candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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74.2

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(3170 respondents)

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Extremely effective (29%)
Very (49%)
Somewhat (16%)
Slightly (4%)
Very little effective (2%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

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Not at all bothered (73%)
Slightly (18%)
Somewhat (7%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (0%)

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

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All the time (91%)
Most of the time (7%)
Often (1%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (0%)

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

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Not at all difficult (94%)
Slightly (3%)
Somewhat (2%)
Very (0%)
Extremely difficult (0%)

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

(3175 respondents)

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Extremely confident (44%)
Very (39%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(3150 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (52%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(2326 respondents)

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Never (54%)
Rarely (38%)
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.

(3125 respondents)

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Extremely (45%)
Large (37%)
Moderate (11%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (4%)

We asked patients how satisfied they were with the information and guidance received along with this medicine.

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Very satisfied (36%)
Satisfied (39%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (17%)
Dissatisfied (5%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 3175 real-world patients taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

3170 patients taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 79% responded very positively about candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 16% reported that they felt candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 5% of the patients asked reported that candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 3175 patients taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) how bothered they were by side effects from taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient)? Of those asked 90% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 7% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 2% of patients using candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient).

We asked 3175 patients taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) 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 candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) 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.

3175 patients using candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) 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 candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient).

3175 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient)? 82% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient). 14% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient).

When asking 3150 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

2326 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 92% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 6% of those taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 2% of patients sadly reporting that they often or almost all the time forgot to take their medication. If you also forget your medication try using DrugStars to help you remember.

3125 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) outweighed its disadvantages? 83% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) outweighed its disadvantages. However, 11% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 6% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.

When asking 3125 patients taking candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient) if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 75% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 17% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 8% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their candesartan cilexetil (active ingredient).

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