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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
61.0 in the range of -100 to +100 for Lamotrigin [Actavis]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2760 real-world patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2730 patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 71% felt that Lamotrigin [Actavis] was very / extremely effective, while 19% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 9% felt that Lamotrigin [Actavis] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 2759 patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Lamotrigin [Actavis]? Of those asked 78% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 16% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 6% of patients using Lamotrigin [Actavis] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Lamotrigin [Actavis].
2760 patients using Lamotrigin [Actavis] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 96% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Lamotrigin [Actavis] as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Lamotrigin [Actavis] 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.
2760 patients using Lamotrigin [Actavis] 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 90% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Lamotrigin [Actavis] as prescribed by their doctor, 6% felt they found taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] very difficult. Leaving 4% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Lamotrigin [Actavis].
In a recent patient survey, we asked 2760 patients how confident they felt about taking Lamotrigin [Actavis]? 76% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Lamotrigin [Actavis]. while 18% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 6% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Lamotrigin [Actavis].
When asking 2645 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] to be very or extremely necessary. 8% said they felt Lamotrigin [Actavis] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
2373 patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 74% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Lamotrigin [Actavis], although 18% of patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 8% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
When we asked 2464 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 73% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] outweighed any disadvantages. 17% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 10% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
We asked 2464 patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 77% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 19% of the patients taking Lamotrigin [Actavis] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 4% 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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