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The following results on this page are based on 4145 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 71.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Omeprazole [Actimed] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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71.4

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(4134 respondents)

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Extremely effective (38%)
Very (42%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (4%)
Very little effective (1%)

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

(4145 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (79%)
Slightly (13%)
Somewhat (5%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(4144 respondents)

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All the time (73%)
Most of the time (16%)
Often (5%)
Sometimes (5%)
Never (1%)

We asked patients how difficult they found it to take this medicine as prescribed.

(4145 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.

(4145 respondents)

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Extremely confident (48%)
Very (35%)
Somewhat (13%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(4052 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (49%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (10%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

We asked patients how often they forget to take this medicine at the right time.

(3038 respondents)

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Never (50%)
Rarely (33%)
Sometimes (11%)
Often (3%)
Almost all the time (3%)

We asked patients to what extent they felt the benefits outweighed any disadvantages of this medicine.

(3919 respondents)

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Extremely (52%)
Large (32%)
Moderate (10%)
Small (2%)
Not at all (4%)

We asked patients how satisfied they were with the information and guidance received along with this medicine.

(3919 respondents)

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Very satisfied (41%)
Satisfied (35%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (17%)
Dissatisfied (4%)
Very dissatisfied (3%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 4145 real-world patients taking Omeprazole [Actimed]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

4134 patients taking Omeprazole [Actimed] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% felt that Omeprazole [Actimed] was very / extremely effective, while 14% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Omeprazole [Actimed] had only a slight or very little effect.

4145 patients taking Omeprazole [Actimed] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Omeprazole [Actimed]? 92% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Omeprazole [Actimed], while 5% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 3% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Omeprazole [Actimed].

We recently asked 4144 patients who reported taking Omeprazole [Actimed] how often they took it as prescribed? While 89% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 5% said that they often forgot to take their Omeprazole [Actimed] as prescribed. Sadly 6% 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 4145 patients taking Omeprazole [Actimed] 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 Omeprazole [Actimed] as prescribed, whereas 3% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 2% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.

4145 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Omeprazole [Actimed]? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Omeprazole [Actimed]. 13% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Omeprazole [Actimed].

We asked 4052 patients how necessary they found taking Omeprazole [Actimed]. 87% of the patients asked found Omeprazole [Actimed] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 10% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 3% of patients using Omeprazole [Actimed] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

3038 patients taking Omeprazole [Actimed] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 84% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Omeprazole [Actimed], although 11% of patients taking Omeprazole [Actimed] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 6% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.

Surveying 3919 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Omeprazole [Actimed]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 84% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Omeprazole [Actimed] may have. 10% 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.

3919 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Omeprazole [Actimed]. 76% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 17% 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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