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60.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Citalopram [Desitin]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2728 real-world patients taking Citalopram [Desitin]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2687 patients taking Citalopram [Desitin] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 69% felt that Citalopram [Desitin] was very / extremely effective, while 21% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 11% felt that Citalopram [Desitin] had only a slight or very little effect.
2727 patients taking Citalopram [Desitin] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Citalopram [Desitin]? 78% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Desitin], while 16% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 6% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Desitin].
We asked 2728 patients taking Citalopram [Desitin] 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 [Desitin] as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Citalopram [Desitin] 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.
2728 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 [Desitin] as prescribed, 8% found taking Citalopram [Desitin] 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.
2728 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Citalopram [Desitin]? 74% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Citalopram [Desitin]. 19% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Citalopram [Desitin].
2618 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Citalopram [Desitin]. 86% said they found Citalopram [Desitin] to be very or extremely necessary, while 11% 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.
2048 patients taking Citalopram [Desitin] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 69% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Citalopram [Desitin], although 19% of patients taking Citalopram [Desitin] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 12% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
When we asked 2374 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 79% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Citalopram [Desitin] outweighed any disadvantages. 13% 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 2374 patients taking Citalopram [Desitin] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 79% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 15% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 6% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Citalopram [Desitin].
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