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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
74.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Lansoprazole
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2046 real-world patients taking Lansoprazole. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2038 patients taking Lansoprazole were asked how effective they found their medicine. 82% felt that Lansoprazole was very / extremely effective, while 13% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Lansoprazole had only a slight or very little effect.
2046 patients taking Lansoprazole were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Lansoprazole? 89% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Lansoprazole, while 7% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 4% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Lansoprazole.
2046 patients using Lansoprazole were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 91% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Lansoprazole as prescribed, while 4% often forgot. Meaning that 5% forgot to take their Lansoprazole 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.
2046 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 95% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Lansoprazole as prescribed, 3% found taking Lansoprazole very difficult which left 2% 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.
2046 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Lansoprazole? 87% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Lansoprazole. 10% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Lansoprazole.
1950 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Lansoprazole. 89% said they found Lansoprazole to be very or extremely necessary, while 8% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 3% 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.
1750 patients taking Lansoprazole were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 87% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Lansoprazole, although 9% of patients taking Lansoprazole reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 5% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
Surveying 1900 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Lansoprazole) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 82% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Lansoprazole may have. 10% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 9% 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 1900 patients taking Lansoprazole if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 85% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 11% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Lansoprazole.
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