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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
68.8 in the range of -100 to +100 for Metformin [Genepharm]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 9980 real-world patients taking Metformin [Genepharm]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
9930 patients taking Metformin [Genepharm] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 74% felt that Metformin [Genepharm] was very / extremely effective, while 20% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 6% felt that Metformin [Genepharm] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 9979 patients taking Metformin [Genepharm] 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 [Genepharm]. This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Metformin [Genepharm] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Metformin [Genepharm].
We asked 9979 patients taking Metformin [Genepharm] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 96% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 2% often forgot to take their Metformin [Genepharm] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Metformin [Genepharm] 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.
9979 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 Metformin [Genepharm] as prescribed, 3% found taking Metformin [Genepharm] very difficult which left 1% 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.
9980 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Metformin [Genepharm]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metformin [Genepharm]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Metformin [Genepharm].
We asked 9392 patients how necessary they found taking Metformin [Genepharm]. 86% of the patients asked found Metformin [Genepharm] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 11% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using Metformin [Genepharm] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
7349 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 86% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 11% of those taking Metformin [Genepharm] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 4% 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.
Surveying 9444 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Metformin [Genepharm]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 75% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Metformin [Genepharm] may have. 16% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 10% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
We asked 9444 patients taking Metformin [Genepharm] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 80% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 14% of the patients taking Metformin [Genepharm] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 6% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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