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57.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Desogestrel [Teva]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1801 real-world patients taking Desogestrel [Teva]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1756 patients who were using Desogestrel [Teva] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 81% were very positive about Desogestrel [Teva] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 12% felt Desogestrel [Teva] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 7% of the patients asked felt Desogestrel [Teva] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1801 patients taking Desogestrel [Teva] just how bothered they were by side effects? 72% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 21% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Desogestrel [Teva]. This leaves 8% of the patients we asked who were using Desogestrel [Teva] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Desogestrel [Teva].
We asked 1801 patients taking Desogestrel [Teva] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 94% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 3% often forgot to take their Desogestrel [Teva] as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Desogestrel [Teva] 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.
1801 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 84% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Desogestrel [Teva] as prescribed, 12% found taking Desogestrel [Teva] very difficult which left 4% 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 1801 patients just how confident they felt about taking Desogestrel [Teva]? 81% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Desogestrel [Teva]. 14% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 5% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Desogestrel [Teva].
When asking 1757 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 86% said they felt taking Desogestrel [Teva] to be very or extremely necessary. 11% said they felt Desogestrel [Teva] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Desogestrel [Teva] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1538 patients taking Desogestrel [Teva] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 55% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Desogestrel [Teva], although 25% of patients taking Desogestrel [Teva] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 20% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
When we asked 1541 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 71% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Desogestrel [Teva] outweighed any disadvantages. 18% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 11% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
When asking 1541 patients taking Desogestrel [Teva] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 82% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 15% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 3% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Desogestrel [Teva].
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