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The following results on this page are based on 1962 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 49.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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49.1

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(1959 respondents)

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Extremely effective (27%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (28%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (3%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

(1962 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (57%)
Slightly (24%)
Somewhat (12%)
Very (4%)
Extremely bothered (3%)

We asked patients how often they took this medication as prescribed.

(1962 respondents)

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All the time (50%)
Most of the time (19%)
Often (12%)
Sometimes (18%)
Never (2%)

We asked patients how difficult they found it to take this medicine as prescribed.

(1962 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (81%)
Slightly (12%)
Somewhat (4%)
Very (2%)
Extremely difficult (2%)

We asked patients how confident they felt about taking this medicine.

(1962 respondents)

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Extremely confident (36%)
Very (33%)
Somewhat (23%)
Slightly (5%)
Not at all confident (3%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(1824 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (37%)
Very (40%)
Somewhat (19%)
Slightly (4%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

We asked patients how often they forget to take this medicine at the right time.

(1663 respondents)

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Never (50%)
Rarely (28%)
Sometimes (15%)
Often (3%)
Almost all the time (4%)

We asked patients to what extent they felt the benefits outweighed any disadvantages of this medicine.

(1780 respondents)

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Extremely (36%)
Large (31%)
Moderate (20%)
Small (6%)
Not at all (7%)

We asked patients how satisfied they were with the information and guidance received along with this medicine.

(1780 respondents)

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Very satisfied (42%)
Satisfied (33%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (20%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (3%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1962 real-world patients taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

1959 patients who were using Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 64% were very positive about Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 28% felt Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 8% of the patients asked felt Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 1962 patients taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda]? Of those asked 81% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 12% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 7% of patients using Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda].

1962 patients using Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] 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 Gel [Asda] as prescribed, while 12% often forgot. Meaning that 20% forgot to take their Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] 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.

1962 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 92% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] as prescribed, 4% found taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] very difficult which left 3% who sadly felt it extremely difficult for them. There can be many factors that make taking medication an issue, and these should be discussed with the doctor prescribing them.

1962 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda]? 69% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda]. 23% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda].

1824 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda]. 76% said they found Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] 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.

1663 patients taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 78% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Ibuprofen Gel [Asda], although 15% of patients taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] 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.

When we asked 1780 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 67% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] outweighed any disadvantages. 20% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 13% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

When asking 1780 patients taking Ibuprofen Gel [Asda] 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 Gel [Asda].

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