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Metformine [Sandoz]

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The following results on this page are based on 9689 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 Metformine [Sandoz] 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.

(9639 respondents)

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Extremely effective (29%)
Very (45%)
Somewhat (20%)
Slightly (4%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(9688 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (63%)
Slightly (20%)
Somewhat (10%)
Very (4%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(9688 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.

(9688 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.

(9689 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.

(9101 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.

(7058 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.

(9153 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.

(9153 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 9689 real-world patients taking Metformine [Sandoz]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

9639 patients taking Metformine [Sandoz] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 74% responded very positively about Metformine [Sandoz] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 20% reported that they felt Metformine [Sandoz] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 6% of the patients asked reported that Metformine [Sandoz] had only a slight or very little effect for them.

9688 patients taking Metformine [Sandoz] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Metformine [Sandoz]? 84% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Metformine [Sandoz], while 10% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 6% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Metformine [Sandoz].

We asked 9688 patients taking Metformine [Sandoz] 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 Metformine [Sandoz] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Metformine [Sandoz] 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 9688 patients taking Metformine [Sandoz] 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 Metformine [Sandoz] 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 9689 patients how confident they felt about taking Metformine [Sandoz]? 83% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metformine [Sandoz]. while 14% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 4% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Metformine [Sandoz].

We asked 9101 patients how necessary they found taking Metformine [Sandoz]. 86% of the patients asked found Metformine [Sandoz] 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 Metformine [Sandoz] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

7058 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 85% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 11% of those taking Metformine [Sandoz] 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.

When we asked 9153 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 74% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Metformine [Sandoz] 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.

We asked 9153 patients taking Metformine [Sandoz] 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 Metformine [Sandoz] 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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