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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 Elixir
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1680 real-world patients taking Paracetamol Elixir. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1677 patients who were using Paracetamol Elixir were asked how effective they found their medicine. 60% were very positive about Paracetamol Elixir answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 29% felt Paracetamol Elixir was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt Paracetamol Elixir had only a slight or very little effect for them.
1680 patients taking Paracetamol Elixir were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Paracetamol Elixir? 87% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Paracetamol Elixir, while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 5% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Paracetamol Elixir.
We asked 1680 patients taking Paracetamol Elixir how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 79% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 9% often forgot to take their Paracetamol Elixir as prescribed. This leaves 12% who sadly forgot to take their Paracetamol Elixir all the time. Taking medication at the right time is very important for your treatment. Try our free app DrugStars to help you manage your medication.
1680 patients using Paracetamol Elixir 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 Elixir as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Paracetamol Elixir very difficult. Leaving 4% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Paracetamol Elixir.
1680 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Paracetamol Elixir? 80% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Paracetamol Elixir. 16% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Paracetamol Elixir.
We asked 1651 patients how necessary they found taking Paracetamol Elixir. 78% of the patients asked found Paracetamol Elixir 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 Elixir who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1495 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 77% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 14% of those taking Paracetamol Elixir reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 8% 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.
Surveying 1559 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Paracetamol Elixir) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 77% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Paracetamol Elixir may have. 15% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 8% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
1559 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Paracetamol Elixir. 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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