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The following results on this page are based on 5103 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 81.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for insulin (group of active ingredients) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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81.9

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(5093 respondents)

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Extremely effective (57%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (5%)
Slightly (2%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(5102 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (70%)
Slightly (19%)
Somewhat (7%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(5103 respondents)

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All the time (86%)
Most of the time (11%)
Often (2%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (1%)

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

(5101 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (67%)
Slightly (22%)
Somewhat (9%)
Very (2%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(5102 respondents)

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Extremely confident (61%)
Very (31%)
Somewhat (6%)
Slightly (1%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(4617 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (81%)
Very (17%)
Somewhat (1%)
Slightly (0%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

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

(4096 respondents)

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Never (55%)
Rarely (31%)
Sometimes (10%)
Often (2%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(4517 respondents)

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Extremely (69%)
Large (17%)
Moderate (5%)
Small (2%)
Not at all (8%)

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

(4517 respondents)

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Very satisfied (62%)
Satisfied (27%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (7%)
Dissatisfied (1%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5103 real-world patients taking insulin (group of active ingredients). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

5093 patients taking insulin (group of active ingredients) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 91% felt that insulin (group of active ingredients) was very / extremely effective, while 5% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 4% felt that insulin (group of active ingredients) had only a slight or very little effect.

5102 patients taking insulin (group of active ingredients) were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking insulin (group of active ingredients)? 90% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking insulin (group of active ingredients), while 7% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 3% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking insulin (group of active ingredients).

We recently asked 5103 patients who reported taking insulin (group of active ingredients) how often they took it as prescribed? While 96% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 2% said that they often forgot to take their insulin (group of active ingredients) as prescribed. Sadly 2% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.

5101 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 89% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking insulin (group of active ingredients) as prescribed, 9% found taking insulin (group of active ingredients) 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 5102 patients how confident they felt about taking insulin (group of active ingredients)? 92% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking insulin (group of active ingredients). while 6% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 2% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking insulin (group of active ingredients).

4617 patients were asked how necessary they found taking insulin (group of active ingredients). 98% said they found insulin (group of active ingredients) to be very or extremely necessary, while 1% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 1% 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.

4096 patients taking insulin (group of active ingredients) were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 87% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their insulin (group of active ingredients), although 10% of patients taking insulin (group of active ingredients) reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 4% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.

When we asked 4517 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 86% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking insulin (group of active ingredients) outweighed any disadvantages. 5% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 9% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

4517 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their insulin (group of active ingredients). 90% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 7% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 3% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.

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