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60.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Citalopram [Apo]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2795 real-world patients taking Citalopram [Apo]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2754 patients taking Citalopram [Apo] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 69% felt that Citalopram [Apo] was very / extremely effective, while 21% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 10% felt that Citalopram [Apo] had only a slight or very little effect.
2794 patients taking Citalopram [Apo] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Citalopram [Apo]? 78% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Apo], while 16% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 6% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Apo].
We asked 2795 patients taking Citalopram [Apo] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 95% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 3% often forgot to take their Citalopram [Apo] as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Citalopram [Apo] 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.
2795 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 90% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Citalopram [Apo] as prescribed, 8% found taking Citalopram [Apo] very difficult which left 2% 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 2795 patients just how confident they felt about taking Citalopram [Apo]? 74% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Citalopram [Apo]. 19% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 7% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Citalopram [Apo].
When asking 2685 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 86% said they felt taking Citalopram [Apo] to be very or extremely necessary. 11% said they felt Citalopram [Apo] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Citalopram [Apo] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 2115 patients using Citalopram [Apo] how often they forgot to take their medication? 69% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 18% of patients taking Citalopram [Apo] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 12% of patients sadly often or almost all the time forget to take their medication. If you forget your medication, we can recommend using DrugStars to help you remember.
2441 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Citalopram [Apo] outweighed its disadvantages? 79% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Citalopram [Apo] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 13% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 8% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
We asked 2441 patients taking Citalopram [Apo] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 79% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 15% of the patients taking Citalopram [Apo] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 6% 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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