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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
50.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Sertralin [Actavis]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 6873 real-world patients taking Sertralin [Actavis]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
6802 patients who were using Sertralin [Actavis] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 62% were very positive about Sertralin [Actavis] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 25% felt Sertralin [Actavis] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 12% of the patients asked felt Sertralin [Actavis] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 6871 patients taking Sertralin [Actavis] just how bothered they were by side effects? 69% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 22% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Sertralin [Actavis]. This leaves 9% of the patients we asked who were using Sertralin [Actavis] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Sertralin [Actavis].
We recently asked 6873 patients who reported taking Sertralin [Actavis] how often they took it as prescribed? While 94% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 3% said that they often forgot to take their Sertralin [Actavis] as prescribed. Sadly 3% 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.
6872 patients using Sertralin [Actavis] 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 87% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Sertralin [Actavis] as prescribed by their doctor, 9% felt they found taking Sertralin [Actavis] very difficult. Leaving 4% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Sertralin [Actavis].
A patient survey asked 6869 patients just how confident they felt about taking Sertralin [Actavis]? 69% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Sertralin [Actavis]. 22% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 8% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Sertralin [Actavis].
We asked 6563 patients how necessary they found taking Sertralin [Actavis]. 83% of the patients asked found Sertralin [Actavis] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 12% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 5% of patients using Sertralin [Actavis] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
5551 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 61% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 24% of those taking Sertralin [Actavis] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 15% 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.
5932 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Sertralin [Actavis] outweighed its disadvantages? 71% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Sertralin [Actavis] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 18% 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.
5932 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Sertralin [Actavis]. 78% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 16% 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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