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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
73.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Eltroxin / Levothyroxine
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 4023 real-world patients taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
4000 patients taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 78% responded very positively about Eltroxin / Levothyroxine reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 15% reported that they felt Eltroxin / Levothyroxine was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 7% of the patients asked reported that Eltroxin / Levothyroxine had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 4023 patients taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine how bothered they were by side effects from taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine? Of those asked 87% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 9% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 4% of patients using Eltroxin / Levothyroxine felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine.
We recently asked 4023 patients who reported taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine how often they took it as prescribed? While 98% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 2% said that they often forgot to take their Eltroxin / Levothyroxine as prescribed. Sadly 1% 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.
4023 patients using Eltroxin / Levothyroxine 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 94% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Eltroxin / Levothyroxine as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Eltroxin / Levothyroxine.
4023 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine? 85% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine. 12% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine.
We asked 3711 patients how necessary they found taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine. 92% of the patients asked found Eltroxin / Levothyroxine to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 6% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 1% of patients using Eltroxin / Levothyroxine who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
3293 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 87% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 9% of those taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 3% of patients sadly reporting that they often or almost all the time forgot to take their medication. If you also forget your medication try using DrugStars to help you remember.
When we asked 3821 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 81% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine outweighed any disadvantages. 11% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 9% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
We asked 3821 patients taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 77% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 16% of the patients taking Eltroxin / Levothyroxine when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 7% 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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