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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
58.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for fish oil (active ingredient)
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 3103 real-world patients taking fish oil (active ingredient). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
3032 patients taking fish oil (active ingredient) were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 61% responded very positively about fish oil (active ingredient) reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 30% reported that they felt fish oil (active ingredient) was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 9% of the patients asked reported that fish oil (active ingredient) had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 3103 patients taking fish oil (active ingredient) just how bothered they were by side effects? 94% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 3% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from fish oil (active ingredient). This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using fish oil (active ingredient) still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking fish oil (active ingredient).
We recently asked 3103 patients who reported taking fish oil (active ingredient) how often they took it as prescribed? While 86% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 7% said that they often forgot to take their fish oil (active ingredient) as prescribed. Sadly 7% 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.
We asked 3103 patients taking fish oil (active ingredient) 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. 92% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their fish oil (active ingredient) as prescribed, whereas 5% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 3% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 3103 patients how confident they felt about taking fish oil (active ingredient)? 93% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking fish oil (active ingredient). while 5% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 2% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking fish oil (active ingredient).
3057 patients were asked how necessary they found taking fish oil (active ingredient). 63% said they found fish oil (active ingredient) to be very or extremely necessary, while 27% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 10% 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.
2825 patients taking fish oil (active ingredient) were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 72% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their fish oil (active ingredient), although 20% of patients taking fish oil (active ingredient) reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 8% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
Surveying 2834 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case fish oil (active ingredient)) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 73% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that fish oil (active ingredient) may have. 17% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 11% 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 2834 patients taking fish oil (active ingredient) if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 76% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 21% 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 fish oil (active ingredient).
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