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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
74.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Metoprolol Retard [GEA]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2565 real-world patients taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2563 patients taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 78% felt that Metoprolol Retard [GEA] was very / extremely effective, while 17% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Metoprolol Retard [GEA] had only a slight or very little effect.
2565 patients taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA]? 90% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA], while 7% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 3% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA].
We recently asked 2565 patients who reported taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] 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 Retard [GEA] 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.
We asked 2565 patients taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] 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. 98% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Metoprolol Retard [GEA] as prescribed, whereas 1% 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.
A patient survey asked 2565 patients just how confident they felt about taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA]? 82% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA]. 14% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 4% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA].
2558 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA]. 88% said they found Metoprolol Retard [GEA] 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 taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 94% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Metoprolol Retard [GEA], although 4% of patients taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 1% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
When we asked 2547 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 82% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Metoprolol Retard [GEA] outweighed any disadvantages. 12% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 6% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
2547 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Metoprolol Retard [GEA]. 76% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 16% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 8% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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