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74.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Losartan [Actavis]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5213 real-world patients taking Losartan [Actavis]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
5205 patients taking Losartan [Actavis] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 80% responded very positively about Losartan [Actavis] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 16% reported that they felt Losartan [Actavis] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 4% of the patients asked reported that Losartan [Actavis] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 5213 patients taking Losartan [Actavis] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Losartan [Actavis]? 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 [Actavis] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Losartan [Actavis].
We recently asked 5213 patients who reported taking Losartan [Actavis] how often they took it as prescribed? While 98% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 1% said that they often forgot to take their Losartan [Actavis] 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.
5212 patients using Losartan [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 98% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Losartan [Actavis] as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking Losartan [Actavis] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Losartan [Actavis].
A patient survey asked 5213 patients just how confident they felt about taking Losartan [Actavis]? 83% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Losartan [Actavis]. 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 [Actavis].
5075 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Losartan [Actavis]. 88% said they found Losartan [Actavis] to be very or extremely necessary, while 10% 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.
3799 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 94% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 5% of those taking Losartan [Actavis] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 1% 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.
When we asked 5125 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 80% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Losartan [Actavis] outweighed any disadvantages. 13% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 7% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
5125 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Losartan [Actavis]. 77% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 16% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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