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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
49.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Ibuprofen [PB]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2082 real-world patients taking Ibuprofen [PB]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2079 patients taking Ibuprofen [PB] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 65% responded very positively about Ibuprofen [PB] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 28% reported that they felt Ibuprofen [PB] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 8% of the patients asked reported that Ibuprofen [PB] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
2082 patients taking Ibuprofen [PB] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Ibuprofen [PB]? 81% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Ibuprofen [PB], while 12% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 7% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Ibuprofen [PB].
2082 patients using Ibuprofen [PB] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 69% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Ibuprofen [PB] as prescribed, while 11% often forgot. Meaning that 20% forgot to take their Ibuprofen [PB] 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.
2082 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 93% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Ibuprofen [PB] as prescribed, 4% found taking Ibuprofen [PB] 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.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 2082 patients how confident they felt about taking Ibuprofen [PB]? 70% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Ibuprofen [PB]. while 22% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 8% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Ibuprofen [PB].
When asking 1944 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 77% said they felt taking Ibuprofen [PB] to be very or extremely necessary. 18% said they felt Ibuprofen [PB] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Ibuprofen [PB] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1783 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 78% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 15% of those taking Ibuprofen [PB] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 7% 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.
1900 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Ibuprofen [PB] outweighed its disadvantages? 67% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Ibuprofen [PB] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 20% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 13% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
When asking 1900 patients taking Ibuprofen [PB] 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 [PB].
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