The following results on this page are based on 12118 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 69.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 12118 real-world patients taking metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
12064 patients taking metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% felt that metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient) was very / extremely effective, while 19% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 6% felt that metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient) had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 12117 patients taking metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient) how bothered they were by side effects from taking metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient)? Of those asked 84% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 10% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 5% of patients using metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient) felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking metformin hydrochloride (active ingredient).
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