The following results on this page are based on 2760
unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
61.0 in the range of -100 to +100 for Lamotrigin [Orifarm]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2760 real-world patients taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2730 patients who were using Lamotrigin [Orifarm] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 71% were very positive about Lamotrigin [Orifarm] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 19% felt Lamotrigin [Orifarm] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 9% of the patients asked felt Lamotrigin [Orifarm] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 2759 patients taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm] just how bothered they were by side effects? 78% 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 [Orifarm]. This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Lamotrigin [Orifarm] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm].
We recently asked 2760 patients who reported taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm] 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 Lamotrigin [Orifarm] as prescribed. Sadly 1% 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.
2760 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 90% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm] as prescribed, 6% found taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm] very difficult which left 4% 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 2760 patients how confident they felt about taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm]? 76% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm]. while 18% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 6% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm].
2645 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm]. 88% said they found Lamotrigin [Orifarm] to be very or extremely necessary, while 8% 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.
2373 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 74% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 18% of those taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 8% 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.
Surveying 2464 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Lamotrigin [Orifarm]) 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 [Orifarm] 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.
When asking 2464 patients taking Lamotrigin [Orifarm] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 77% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 19% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 4% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Lamotrigin [Orifarm].
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