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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
74.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Losartan [MK]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5213 real-world patients taking Losartan [MK]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
5205 patients taking Losartan [MK] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 80% responded very positively about Losartan [MK] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 16% reported that they felt Losartan [MK] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 4% of the patients asked reported that Losartan [MK] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 5213 patients taking Losartan [MK] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Losartan [MK]? 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 [MK] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Losartan [MK].
We asked 5213 patients taking Losartan [MK] 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 [MK] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Losartan [MK] 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 [MK] 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 [MK] 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.
5213 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Losartan [MK]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Losartan [MK]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Losartan [MK].
When asking 5075 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Losartan [MK] to be very or extremely necessary. 10% said they felt Losartan [MK] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Losartan [MK] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 3799 patients using Losartan [MK] how often they forgot to take their medication? 94% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 5% of patients taking Losartan [MK] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 1% 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.
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 [MK] 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 [MK]. 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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