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74.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Losartan
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5213 real-world patients taking Losartan. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
5205 patients who were using Losartan were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% were very positive about Losartan answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 16% felt Losartan was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 4% of the patients asked felt Losartan had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 5213 patients taking Losartan how bothered they were by side effects from taking Losartan? Of those asked 91% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 6% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 3% of patients using Losartan felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Losartan.
We asked 5213 patients taking Losartan how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 1% often forgot to take their Losartan as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Losartan all the time. Taking medication at the right time is very important for your treatment. Try our free app DrugStars to help you manage your medication.
We asked 5212 patients taking Losartan how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There can be many factors why they found it difficult to take as prescribed. 98% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Losartan as prescribed, whereas 2% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 1% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
A patient survey asked 5213 patients just how confident they felt about taking Losartan? 83% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Losartan. 14% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 3% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Losartan.
We asked 5075 patients how necessary they found taking Losartan. 88% of the patients asked found Losartan to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 10% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using Losartan who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
3799 patients taking Losartan were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 94% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Losartan, although 5% of patients taking Losartan reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 1% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
5125 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Losartan outweighed its disadvantages? 80% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Losartan outweighed its disadvantages. However, 13% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 7% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
When asking 5125 patients taking Losartan 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, 16% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Losartan.
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