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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
74.0 in the range of -100 to +100 for metoprolol (active ingredient)
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2902 real-world patients taking metoprolol (active ingredient). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2899 patients who were using metoprolol (active ingredient) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 77% were very positive about metoprolol (active ingredient) answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 18% felt metoprolol (active ingredient) was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 5% of the patients asked felt metoprolol (active ingredient) had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 2902 patients taking metoprolol (active ingredient) just how bothered they were by side effects? 90% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 7% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from metoprolol (active ingredient). This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using metoprolol (active ingredient) still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking metoprolol (active ingredient).
We recently asked 2902 patients who reported taking metoprolol (active ingredient) how often they took it as prescribed? While 98% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 1% said that they often forgot to take their metoprolol (active ingredient) as prescribed. Sadly 1% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.
2902 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking metoprolol (active ingredient) as prescribed, 1% found taking metoprolol (active ingredient) very difficult which left 1% who sadly felt it extremely difficult for them. There can be many factors that make taking medication an issue, and these should be discussed with the doctor prescribing them.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 2902 patients how confident they felt about taking metoprolol (active ingredient)? 82% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking metoprolol (active ingredient). while 14% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 4% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking metoprolol (active ingredient).
When asking 2885 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 87% said they felt taking metoprolol (active ingredient) to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt metoprolol (active ingredient) to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking metoprolol (active ingredient) found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
2192 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 95% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 4% of those taking metoprolol (active ingredient) reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 1% 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.
Surveying 2878 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case metoprolol (active ingredient)) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 81% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that metoprolol (active ingredient) may have. 13% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 6% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
When asking 2878 patients taking metoprolol (active ingredient) if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 76% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 16% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 8% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their metoprolol (active ingredient).
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