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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
68.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Metformin [Mylan]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 9666 real-world patients taking Metformin [Mylan]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
9616 patients who were using Metformin [Mylan] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 74% were very positive about Metformin [Mylan] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 20% felt Metformin [Mylan] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 6% of the patients asked felt Metformin [Mylan] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 9665 patients taking Metformin [Mylan] 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 11% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Metformin [Mylan]. This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Metformin [Mylan] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Metformin [Mylan].
We asked 9665 patients taking Metformin [Mylan] 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 [Mylan] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Metformin [Mylan] 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 9665 patients taking Metformin [Mylan] 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 [Mylan] 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.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 9666 patients how confident they felt about taking Metformin [Mylan]? 83% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metformin [Mylan]. while 14% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 4% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Metformin [Mylan].
When asking 9080 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 86% said they felt taking Metformin [Mylan] to be very or extremely necessary. 11% said they felt Metformin [Mylan] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Metformin [Mylan] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 7035 patients using Metformin [Mylan] how often they forgot to take their medication? 85% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 11% of patients taking Metformin [Mylan] 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.
9130 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Metformin [Mylan] outweighed its disadvantages? 74% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Metformin [Mylan] 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.
We asked 9130 patients taking Metformin [Mylan] 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 [Mylan] 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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