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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 [Hexal]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 9980 real-world patients taking Metformin [Hexal]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
9930 patients taking Metformin [Hexal] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 74% responded very positively about Metformin [Hexal] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 20% reported that they felt Metformin [Hexal] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 6% of the patients asked reported that Metformin [Hexal] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 9979 patients taking Metformin [Hexal] 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 [Hexal]. This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Metformin [Hexal] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Metformin [Hexal].
We asked 9979 patients taking Metformin [Hexal] 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 [Hexal] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Metformin [Hexal] 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 using Metformin [Hexal] 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 95% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Metformin [Hexal] as prescribed by their doctor, 3% felt they found taking Metformin [Hexal] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Metformin [Hexal].
9980 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Metformin [Hexal]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metformin [Hexal]. 14% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Metformin [Hexal].
We asked 9392 patients how necessary they found taking Metformin [Hexal]. 86% of the patients asked found Metformin [Hexal] 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 [Hexal] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 7349 patients using Metformin [Hexal] how often they forgot to take their medication? 86% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 11% of patients taking Metformin [Hexal] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 4% 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 9444 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 75% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Metformin [Hexal] outweighed any disadvantages. 16% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 10% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
When asking 9444 patients taking Metformin [Hexal] 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 [Hexal].
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