The following results on this page are based on 205
unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
53.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Neurontin
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 205 real-world patients taking Neurontin. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
204 patients who were using Neurontin were asked how effective they found their medicine. 56% were very positive about Neurontin answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 31% felt Neurontin was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 13% of the patients asked felt Neurontin had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 205 patients taking Neurontin just how bothered they were by side effects? 75% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 16% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Neurontin. This leaves 9% of the patients we asked who were using Neurontin still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Neurontin.
We recently asked 205 patients who reported taking Neurontin how often they took it as prescribed? While 93% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 3% said that they often forgot to take their Neurontin as prescribed. Sadly 4% 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.
205 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 91% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Neurontin as prescribed, 6% found taking Neurontin very difficult which left 2% 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.
A patient survey asked 204 patients just how confident they felt about taking Neurontin? 70% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Neurontin. 20% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 10% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Neurontin.
203 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Neurontin. 84% said they found Neurontin to be very or extremely necessary, while 12% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 4% 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.
170 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 68% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 22% of those taking Neurontin reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 11% 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.
182 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Neurontin outweighed its disadvantages? 74% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Neurontin outweighed its disadvantages. However, 18% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 9% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
182 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Neurontin. 80% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 13% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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