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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 Cetirizine [Actimed]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1657 real-world patients taking Cetirizine [Actimed]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1651 patients who were using Cetirizine [Actimed] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 71% were very positive about Cetirizine [Actimed] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 20% felt Cetirizine [Actimed] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 8% of the patients asked felt Cetirizine [Actimed] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
1657 patients taking Cetirizine [Actimed] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Cetirizine [Actimed]? 88% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Cetirizine [Actimed], while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 4% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Cetirizine [Actimed].
We asked 1657 patients taking Cetirizine [Actimed] 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 Cetirizine [Actimed] as prescribed. This leaves 7% who sadly forgot to take their Cetirizine [Actimed] 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 Cetirizine [Actimed] as prescribed, 4% found taking Cetirizine [Actimed] 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.
A patient survey asked 1657 patients just how confident they felt about taking Cetirizine [Actimed]? 87% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Cetirizine [Actimed]. 10% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 3% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Cetirizine [Actimed].
We asked 1647 patients how necessary they found taking Cetirizine [Actimed]. 85% of the patients asked found Cetirizine [Actimed] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 12% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using Cetirizine [Actimed] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
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 Cetirizine [Actimed] 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 Cetirizine [Actimed]) 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 Cetirizine [Actimed] 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.
When asking 1537 patients taking Cetirizine [Actimed] 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 Cetirizine [Actimed].
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