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65.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Cetirizin [Ratiopharm]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1657 real-world patients taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1651 patients taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 71% felt that Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] was very / extremely effective, while 20% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 8% felt that Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] had only a slight or very little effect.
1657 patients taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm]? 88% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm], while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 4% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm].
1657 patients using Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 85% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] as prescribed, while 8% often forgot. Meaning that 7% forgot to take their Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] 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.
We asked 1657 patients taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] 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. 93% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] as prescribed, whereas 4% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 3% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
A patient survey asked 1657 patients just how confident they felt about taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm]? 87% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm]. 10% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 3% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm].
1647 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm]. 85% said they found Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] to be very or extremely necessary, while 12% 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.
1256 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 76% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 16% of those taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 8% 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.
When we asked 1537 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 81% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] outweighed any disadvantages. 12% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 8% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
When asking 1537 patients taking Cetirizin [Ratiopharm] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 76% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 17% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Cetirizin [Ratiopharm].
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