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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
42.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Fluoxetine [Orion]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1899 real-world patients taking Fluoxetine [Orion]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1858 patients who were using Fluoxetine [Orion] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 56% were very positive about Fluoxetine [Orion] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 28% felt Fluoxetine [Orion] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 16% of the patients asked felt Fluoxetine [Orion] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1899 patients taking Fluoxetine [Orion] just how bothered they were by side effects? 70% 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 Fluoxetine [Orion]. This leaves 10% of the patients we asked who were using Fluoxetine [Orion] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Fluoxetine [Orion].
We asked 1899 patients taking Fluoxetine [Orion] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 91% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 4% often forgot to take their Fluoxetine [Orion] as prescribed. This leaves 6% who sadly forgot to take their Fluoxetine [Orion] 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 1899 patients taking Fluoxetine [Orion] 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. 81% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Fluoxetine [Orion] as prescribed, whereas 13% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 6% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 1899 patients how confident they felt about taking Fluoxetine [Orion]? 65% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Fluoxetine [Orion]. while 25% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 10% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Fluoxetine [Orion].
When asking 1843 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 81% said they felt taking Fluoxetine [Orion] to be very or extremely necessary. 15% said they felt Fluoxetine [Orion] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Fluoxetine [Orion] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 1496 patients using Fluoxetine [Orion] how often they forgot to take their medication? 52% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 27% of patients taking Fluoxetine [Orion] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 21% of patients sadly often or almost all the time forget to take their medication. If you forget your medication, we can recommend using DrugStars to help you remember.
When we asked 1580 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 70% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Fluoxetine [Orion] outweighed any disadvantages. 19% 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.
1579 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Fluoxetine [Orion]. 72% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 20% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 8% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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