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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
58.7 in the range of -100 to +100 for Paracetamol [Apo-rot]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1680 real-world patients taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1677 patients who were using Paracetamol [Apo-rot] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 60% were very positive about Paracetamol [Apo-rot] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 29% felt Paracetamol [Apo-rot] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt Paracetamol [Apo-rot] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 1680 patients taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot]? Of those asked 87% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 8% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 5% of patients using Paracetamol [Apo-rot] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot].
We recently asked 1680 patients who reported taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] how often they took it as prescribed? While 79% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 9% said that they often forgot to take their Paracetamol [Apo-rot] as prescribed. Sadly 12% 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.
1680 patients using Paracetamol [Apo-rot] 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 92% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Paracetamol [Apo-rot] as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] very difficult. Leaving 4% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Paracetamol [Apo-rot].
1680 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot]? 80% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot]. 16% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot].
We asked 1651 patients how necessary they found taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot]. 78% of the patients asked found Paracetamol [Apo-rot] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 17% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 5% of patients using Paracetamol [Apo-rot] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1495 patients taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 77% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Paracetamol [Apo-rot], although 14% of patients taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 8% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.
1559 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Paracetamol [Apo-rot] outweighed its disadvantages? 77% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 15% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 8% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
When asking 1559 patients taking Paracetamol [Apo-rot] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 83% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 13% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Paracetamol [Apo-rot].
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