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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
68.8 in the range of -100 to +100 for Metformin [EQL Pharma]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 9980 real-world patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
9930 patients who were using Metformin [EQL Pharma] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 74% were very positive about Metformin [EQL Pharma] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 20% felt Metformin [EQL Pharma] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 6% of the patients asked felt Metformin [EQL Pharma] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 9979 patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] just how bothered they were by side effects? 84% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 10% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Metformin [EQL Pharma]. This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Metformin [EQL Pharma] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Metformin [EQL Pharma].
9979 patients using Metformin [EQL Pharma] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 96% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Metformin [EQL Pharma] as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Metformin [EQL Pharma] 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.
We asked 9979 patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] 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. 95% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Metformin [EQL Pharma] as prescribed, whereas 3% 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.
9980 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Metformin [EQL Pharma]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metformin [EQL Pharma]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Metformin [EQL Pharma].
When asking 9392 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 86% said they felt taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] to be very or extremely necessary. 11% said they felt Metformin [EQL Pharma] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
7349 patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 86% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Metformin [EQL Pharma], although 11% of patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 4% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
9444 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Metformin [EQL Pharma] outweighed its disadvantages? 75% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 16% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 10% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
When asking 9444 patients taking Metformin [EQL Pharma] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 80% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 14% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 6% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Metformin [EQL Pharma].
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