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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
49.0 in the range of -100 to +100 for Ibuprofen [Fiterman]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1953 real-world patients taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1950 patients taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 64% felt that Ibuprofen [Fiterman] was very / extremely effective, while 28% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 8% felt that Ibuprofen [Fiterman] had only a slight or very little effect.
1953 patients taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman]? 81% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman], while 12% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 7% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman].
1953 patients using Ibuprofen [Fiterman] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 68% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Ibuprofen [Fiterman] as prescribed, while 11% often forgot. Meaning that 20% forgot to take their Ibuprofen [Fiterman] 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.
1953 patients using Ibuprofen [Fiterman] 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 92% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Ibuprofen [Fiterman] as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman] very difficult. Leaving 3% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Ibuprofen [Fiterman].
A patient survey asked 1953 patients just how confident they felt about taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman]? 69% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman]. 23% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 8% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman].
1816 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman]. 76% said they found Ibuprofen [Fiterman] to be very or extremely necessary, while 19% 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.
1654 patients taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 78% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Ibuprofen [Fiterman], although 15% of patients taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 7% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
Surveying 1771 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Ibuprofen [Fiterman]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 67% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Ibuprofen [Fiterman] may have. 20% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 13% 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 1771 patients taking Ibuprofen [Fiterman] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 75% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 20% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 6% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Ibuprofen [Fiterman].
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