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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
50.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Sertralin [Alpharma]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 7066 real-world patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
6995 patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 62% felt that Sertralin [Alpharma] was very / extremely effective, while 25% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 12% felt that Sertralin [Alpharma] had only a slight or very little effect.
7064 patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Sertralin [Alpharma]? 69% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Sertralin [Alpharma], while 22% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 9% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Sertralin [Alpharma].
We asked 7066 patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 94% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 3% often forgot to take their Sertralin [Alpharma] as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Sertralin [Alpharma] 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.
We asked 7065 patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There can be many factors why they found it difficult to take as prescribed. 87% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Sertralin [Alpharma] as prescribed, whereas 9% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 4% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 7062 patients how confident they felt about taking Sertralin [Alpharma]? 70% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Sertralin [Alpharma]. while 22% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 8% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Sertralin [Alpharma].
When asking 6756 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 83% said they felt taking Sertralin [Alpharma] to be very or extremely necessary. 12% said they felt Sertralin [Alpharma] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 5744 patients using Sertralin [Alpharma] how often they forgot to take their medication? 61% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 24% of patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 15% 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.
When we asked 6125 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 72% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Sertralin [Alpharma] outweighed any disadvantages. 18% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 10% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
We asked 6125 patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 78% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 16% of the patients taking Sertralin [Alpharma] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 7% 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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