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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
60.2 in the range of -100 to +100 for Citalopram [Orifarm]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2729 real-world patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2688 patients who were using Citalopram [Orifarm] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 69% were very positive about Citalopram [Orifarm] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 21% felt Citalopram [Orifarm] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt Citalopram [Orifarm] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
2728 patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Citalopram [Orifarm]? 78% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Orifarm], while 16% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 6% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Orifarm].
We asked 2729 patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm] 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 [Orifarm] as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Citalopram [Orifarm] 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.
We asked 2729 patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm] 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. 90% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Citalopram [Orifarm] as prescribed, whereas 8% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 2% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
A patient survey asked 2729 patients just how confident they felt about taking Citalopram [Orifarm]? 74% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Citalopram [Orifarm]. 19% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 8% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Citalopram [Orifarm].
We asked 2619 patients how necessary they found taking Citalopram [Orifarm]. 86% of the patients asked found Citalopram [Orifarm] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 11% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using Citalopram [Orifarm] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
2049 patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 69% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Citalopram [Orifarm], although 19% of patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm] 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 2375 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 78% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Citalopram [Orifarm] 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 2375 patients taking Citalopram [Orifarm] 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 [Orifarm].
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