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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
65.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Cetirizin [Apofri]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1598 real-world patients taking Cetirizin [Apofri]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1592 patients who were using Cetirizin [Apofri] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 71% were very positive about Cetirizin [Apofri] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 20% felt Cetirizin [Apofri] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 8% of the patients asked felt Cetirizin [Apofri] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
1598 patients taking Cetirizin [Apofri] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Cetirizin [Apofri]? 89% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Cetirizin [Apofri], while 7% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 4% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Cetirizin [Apofri].
We recently asked 1598 patients who reported taking Cetirizin [Apofri] how often they took it as prescribed? While 85% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 8% said that they often forgot to take their Cetirizin [Apofri] as prescribed. Sadly 8% 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.
1598 patients using Cetirizin [Apofri] 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 93% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Cetirizin [Apofri] as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Cetirizin [Apofri] very difficult. Leaving 3% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Cetirizin [Apofri].
In a recent patient survey, we asked 1598 patients how confident they felt about taking Cetirizin [Apofri]? 87% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Cetirizin [Apofri]. while 10% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 3% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Cetirizin [Apofri].
When asking 1588 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 85% said they felt taking Cetirizin [Apofri] to be very or extremely necessary. 12% said they felt Cetirizin [Apofri] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Cetirizin [Apofri] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1197 patients taking Cetirizin [Apofri] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 75% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Cetirizin [Apofri], although 16% of patients taking Cetirizin [Apofri] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 9% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
Surveying 1478 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Cetirizin [Apofri]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 81% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Cetirizin [Apofri] may have. 11% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 8% 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 1478 patients taking Cetirizin [Apofri] 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 Cetirizin [Apofri] 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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