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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 [Vitabalans]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1899 real-world patients taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1858 patients taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 56% felt that Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] was very / extremely effective, while 28% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 16% felt that Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 1899 patients taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] 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 [Vitabalans]. This leaves 10% of the patients we asked who were using Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans].
1899 patients using Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 91% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] as prescribed, while 4% often forgot. Meaning that 6% forgot to take their Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] all the time. Remembering to take your medication at the right time is so important. Try using our free app DrugStars to help you remember to take your meds correctly.
We asked 1899 patients taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] 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 [Vitabalans] 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.
1899 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans]? 65% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans]. 25% felt only slightly confident while 10% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans].
1843 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans]. 81% said they found Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] to be very or extremely necessary, while 15% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 5% 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.
1496 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 52% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 27% of those taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 21% 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.
1580 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] outweighed its disadvantages? 70% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 19% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 11% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
We asked 1579 patients taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 72% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 20% of the patients taking Fluoxetine [Vitabalans] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 8% 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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