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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
74.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Metoprolol [AL]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2565 real-world patients taking Metoprolol [AL]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2563 patients taking Metoprolol [AL] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 78% felt that Metoprolol [AL] was very / extremely effective, while 17% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Metoprolol [AL] had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 2565 patients taking Metoprolol [AL] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Metoprolol [AL]? Of those asked 90% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 7% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 3% of patients using Metoprolol [AL] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Metoprolol [AL].
We asked 2565 patients taking Metoprolol [AL] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 1% often forgot to take their Metoprolol [AL] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Metoprolol [AL] 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.
2565 patients using Metoprolol [AL] 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 98% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Metoprolol [AL] as prescribed by their doctor, 1% felt they found taking Metoprolol [AL] very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Metoprolol [AL].
In a recent patient survey, we asked 2565 patients how confident they felt about taking Metoprolol [AL]? 82% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metoprolol [AL]. while 14% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 4% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Metoprolol [AL].
2558 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Metoprolol [AL]. 88% said they found Metoprolol [AL] to be very or extremely necessary, while 9% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 3% of patients asked found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them. If you feel your medication is unnecessary, please talk to your doctor about it.
1906 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 94% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 4% of those taking Metoprolol [AL] 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 2547 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Metoprolol [AL]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 82% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Metoprolol [AL] may have. 12% 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 2547 patients taking Metoprolol [AL] 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 [AL].
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