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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
60.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Citalopram [Orion]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2795 real-world patients taking Citalopram [Orion]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2754 patients taking Citalopram [Orion] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 69% responded very positively about Citalopram [Orion] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 21% reported that they felt Citalopram [Orion] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 10% of the patients asked reported that Citalopram [Orion] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
2794 patients taking Citalopram [Orion] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Citalopram [Orion]? 78% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Orion], while 16% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 6% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Citalopram [Orion].
We recently asked 2795 patients who reported taking Citalopram [Orion] how often they took it as prescribed? While 95% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 3% said that they often forgot to take their Citalopram [Orion] as prescribed. Sadly 3% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.
2795 patients using Citalopram [Orion] were asked how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There are several reasons why it can be difficult for a patient to take their medication as prescribed. Luckily 90% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Citalopram [Orion] as prescribed by their doctor, 8% felt they found taking Citalopram [Orion] very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Citalopram [Orion].
A patient survey asked 2795 patients just how confident they felt about taking Citalopram [Orion]? 74% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Citalopram [Orion]. 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 [Orion].
When asking 2685 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 86% said they felt taking Citalopram [Orion] to be very or extremely necessary. 11% said they felt Citalopram [Orion] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Citalopram [Orion] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
2115 patients taking Citalopram [Orion] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 69% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Citalopram [Orion], although 18% of patients taking Citalopram [Orion] 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.
Surveying 2441 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Citalopram [Orion]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 79% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Citalopram [Orion] may have. 13% 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 2441 patients taking Citalopram [Orion] 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 [Orion].
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