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The following results on this page are based on 9666 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 Metformina [MK] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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68.4

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(9616 respondents)

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Extremely effective (28%)
Very (45%)
Somewhat (20%)
Slightly (4%)
Very little effective (2%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

(9665 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (63%)
Slightly (20%)
Somewhat (11%)
Very (4%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

We asked patients how often they took this medication as prescribed.

(9665 respondents)

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All the time (84%)
Most of the time (12%)
Often (2%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (0%)

We asked patients how difficult they found it to take this medicine as prescribed.

(9665 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (89%)
Slightly (6%)
Somewhat (3%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

We asked patients how confident they felt about taking this medicine.

(9666 respondents)

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Extremely confident (46%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(9080 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (51%)
Very (35%)
Somewhat (11%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

We asked patients how often they forget to take this medicine at the right time.

(7035 respondents)

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Never (47%)
Rarely (38%)
Sometimes (11%)
Often (2%)
Almost all the time (1%)

We asked patients to what extent they felt the benefits outweighed any disadvantages of this medicine.

(9130 respondents)

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Extremely (40%)
Large (35%)
Moderate (16%)
Small (4%)
Not at all (6%)

We asked patients how satisfied they were with the information and guidance received along with this medicine.

(9130 respondents)

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Very satisfied (40%)
Satisfied (40%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (14%)
Dissatisfied (4%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 9666 real-world patients taking Metformina [MK]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

9616 patients who were using Metformina [MK] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 74% were very positive about Metformina [MK] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 20% felt Metformina [MK] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 6% of the patients asked felt Metformina [MK] had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 9665 patients taking Metformina [MK] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Metformina [MK]? Of those asked 84% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 11% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 6% of patients using Metformina [MK] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Metformina [MK].

9665 patients using Metformina [MK] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 96% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Metformina [MK] as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Metformina [MK] 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.

9665 patients using Metformina [MK] 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 Metformina [MK] as prescribed by their doctor, 3% felt they found taking Metformina [MK] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Metformina [MK].

A patient survey asked 9666 patients just how confident they felt about taking Metformina [MK]? 83% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metformina [MK]. 14% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 4% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Metformina [MK].

We asked 9080 patients how necessary they found taking Metformina [MK]. 86% of the patients asked found Metformina [MK] 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 Metformina [MK] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

7035 patients taking Metformina [MK] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 85% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Metformina [MK], although 11% of patients taking Metformina [MK] 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.

9130 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Metformina [MK] outweighed its disadvantages? 74% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Metformina [MK] 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 9130 patients taking Metformina [MK] 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 Metformina [MK].

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