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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
58.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Paracetamol [Boots]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1599 real-world patients taking Paracetamol [Boots]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1596 patients taking Paracetamol [Boots] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 60% responded very positively about Paracetamol [Boots] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 29% reported that they felt Paracetamol [Boots] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 11% of the patients asked reported that Paracetamol [Boots] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
1599 patients taking Paracetamol [Boots] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Paracetamol [Boots]? 87% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Paracetamol [Boots], while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 5% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Paracetamol [Boots].
We recently asked 1599 patients who reported taking Paracetamol [Boots] how often they took it as prescribed? While 78% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 10% said that they often forgot to take their Paracetamol [Boots] 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.
1599 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 92% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Paracetamol [Boots] as prescribed, 4% found taking Paracetamol [Boots] very difficult which left 4% 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.
1599 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Paracetamol [Boots]? 80% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Paracetamol [Boots]. 16% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Paracetamol [Boots].
When asking 1570 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 78% said they felt taking Paracetamol [Boots] to be very or extremely necessary. 17% said they felt Paracetamol [Boots] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Paracetamol [Boots] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 1414 patients using Paracetamol [Boots] how often they forgot to take their medication? 77% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 14% of patients taking Paracetamol [Boots] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 9% of patients sadly often or almost all the time forget to take their medication. If you forget your medication, we can recommend using DrugStars to help you remember.
1478 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Paracetamol [Boots] outweighed its disadvantages? 77% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Paracetamol [Boots] 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.
1478 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Paracetamol [Boots]. 83% 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 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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