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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
74.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for Candesartan [Ranbaxy]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1789 real-world patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1787 patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 79% felt that Candesartan [Ranbaxy] was very / extremely effective, while 16% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 6% felt that Candesartan [Ranbaxy] had only a slight or very little effect.
1789 patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy]? 90% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy], while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 2% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy].
We asked 1789 patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] 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 [Ranbaxy] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Candesartan [Ranbaxy] 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.
We asked 1789 patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There can be many factors why they found it difficult to take as prescribed. 98% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Candesartan [Ranbaxy] as prescribed, whereas 1% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 0% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
1789 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy].
When asking 1777 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 89% said they felt taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Candesartan [Ranbaxy] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1377 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 91% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 7% of those taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] 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.
Surveying 1774 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Candesartan [Ranbaxy]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 85% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Candesartan [Ranbaxy] may have. 10% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 5% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
We asked 1774 patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 76% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 17% of the patients taking Candesartan [Ranbaxy] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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