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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
65.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Cetirizin [Sandoz]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1657 real-world patients taking Cetirizin [Sandoz]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1651 patients taking Cetirizin [Sandoz] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 71% responded very positively about Cetirizin [Sandoz] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 20% reported that they felt Cetirizin [Sandoz] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 8% of the patients asked reported that Cetirizin [Sandoz] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1657 patients taking Cetirizin [Sandoz] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Cetirizin [Sandoz]? Of those asked 88% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 8% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 4% of patients using Cetirizin [Sandoz] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Cetirizin [Sandoz].
We asked 1657 patients taking Cetirizin [Sandoz] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 85% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 8% often forgot to take their Cetirizin [Sandoz] as prescribed. This leaves 7% who sadly forgot to take their Cetirizin [Sandoz] 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.
1657 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 93% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Cetirizin [Sandoz] as prescribed, 4% found taking Cetirizin [Sandoz] very difficult which left 3% who sadly felt it extremely difficult for them. There can be many factors that make taking medication an issue, and these should be discussed with the doctor prescribing them.
1657 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Cetirizin [Sandoz]? 87% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Cetirizin [Sandoz]. 10% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Cetirizin [Sandoz].
1647 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Cetirizin [Sandoz]. 85% said they found Cetirizin [Sandoz] 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 [Sandoz] 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.
Surveying 1537 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Cetirizin [Sandoz]) 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 [Sandoz] may have. 12% 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.
1537 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Cetirizin [Sandoz]. 76% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 17% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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