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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 [Sandoz]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1789 real-world patients taking Candesartan [Sandoz]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1787 patients taking Candesartan [Sandoz] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 79% felt that Candesartan [Sandoz] was very / extremely effective, while 16% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 6% felt that Candesartan [Sandoz] had only a slight or very little effect.
1789 patients taking Candesartan [Sandoz] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Candesartan [Sandoz]? 90% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Candesartan [Sandoz], while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 2% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Candesartan [Sandoz].
1789 patients using Candesartan [Sandoz] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 98% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Candesartan [Sandoz] as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Candesartan [Sandoz] 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.
1789 patients using Candesartan [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] as prescribed by their doctor, 1% felt they found taking Candesartan [Sandoz] very difficult. Leaving 0% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Candesartan [Sandoz].
1789 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Candesartan [Sandoz]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Candesartan [Sandoz]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Candesartan [Sandoz].
1777 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Candesartan [Sandoz]. 89% said they found Candesartan [Sandoz] to be very or extremely necessary, while 9% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 3% 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.
1377 patients taking Candesartan [Sandoz] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 91% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Candesartan [Sandoz], although 7% of patients taking Candesartan [Sandoz] 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 1774 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Candesartan [Sandoz]) 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 [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] 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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