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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
60.8 in the range of -100 to +100 for Lamotrigin [GSK]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2629 real-world patients taking Lamotrigin [GSK]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2599 patients taking Lamotrigin [GSK] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 71% felt that Lamotrigin [GSK] was very / extremely effective, while 19% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 10% felt that Lamotrigin [GSK] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 2628 patients taking Lamotrigin [GSK] just how bothered they were by side effects? 77% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 16% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Lamotrigin [GSK]. This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Lamotrigin [GSK] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Lamotrigin [GSK].
2629 patients using Lamotrigin [GSK] 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 [GSK] as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Lamotrigin [GSK] 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.
2629 patients using Lamotrigin [GSK] 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 [GSK] as prescribed by their doctor, 6% felt they found taking Lamotrigin [GSK] very difficult. Leaving 4% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Lamotrigin [GSK].
A patient survey asked 2629 patients just how confident they felt about taking Lamotrigin [GSK]? 76% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Lamotrigin [GSK]. 18% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 6% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Lamotrigin [GSK].
We asked 2514 patients how necessary they found taking Lamotrigin [GSK]. 87% of the patients asked found Lamotrigin [GSK] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 8% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 5% of patients using Lamotrigin [GSK] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 2242 patients using Lamotrigin [GSK] how often they forgot to take their medication? 74% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 19% of patients taking Lamotrigin [GSK] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 8% of patients sadly often or almost all the time forget to take their medication. If you forget your medication, we can recommend using DrugStars to help you remember.
Surveying 2333 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Lamotrigin [GSK]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 73% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Lamotrigin [GSK] may have. 17% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 10% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
We asked 2333 patients taking Lamotrigin [GSK] 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 [GSK] 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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