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The following results on this page are based on 1812 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 67.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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67.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(1805 respondents)

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Extremely effective (37%)
Very (38%)
Somewhat (17%)
Slightly (6%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(1812 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (57%)
Slightly (25%)
Somewhat (12%)
Very (4%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

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

(1812 respondents)

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All the time (77%)
Most of the time (19%)
Often (3%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (1%)

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

(1812 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (93%)
Slightly (4%)
Somewhat (2%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (0%)

We asked patients how confident they felt about taking this medicine.

(1812 respondents)

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Extremely confident (45%)
Very (30%)
Somewhat (19%)
Slightly (4%)
Not at all confident (2%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(1748 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (47%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (14%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(1573 respondents)

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Never (53%)
Rarely (39%)
Sometimes (5%)
Often (1%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(1774 respondents)

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Extremely (41%)
Large (32%)
Moderate (17%)
Small (5%)
Not at all (5%)

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

(1774 respondents)

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Very satisfied (43%)
Satisfied (38%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (14%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1812 real-world patients taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

1805 patients taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 75% felt that rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) was very / extremely effective, while 17% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 8% felt that rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) had only a slight or very little effect.

1812 patients taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient)? 82% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient), while 12% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 6% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient).

We asked 1812 patients taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 96% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 3% often forgot to take their rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) 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.

1812 patients using rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) 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 97% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) as prescribed by their doctor, 2% felt they found taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient).

In a recent patient survey, we asked 1812 patients how confident they felt about taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient)? 75% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient). while 19% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 7% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient).

1748 patients were asked how necessary they found taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient). 82% said they found rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) to be very or extremely necessary, while 14% 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.

1573 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 92% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 5% of those taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 3% 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.

1774 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) outweighed its disadvantages? 74% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) outweighed its disadvantages. However, 17% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 10% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.

We asked 1774 patients taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 81% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 14% of the patients taking rosuvastatin calcium (active ingredient) when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their medication.

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