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The following results on this page are based on 6873 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 50.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Sertralina [Actavis] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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50.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(6802 respondents)

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Extremely effective (23%)
Very (39%)
Somewhat (25%)
Slightly (8%)
Very little effective (4%)

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

(6871 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (34%)
Slightly (35%)
Somewhat (22%)
Very (7%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

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

(6873 respondents)

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All the time (73%)
Most of the time (20%)
Often (3%)
Sometimes (3%)
Never (0%)

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

(6872 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (71%)
Slightly (16%)
Somewhat (9%)
Very (3%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(6869 respondents)

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Extremely confident (34%)
Very (35%)
Somewhat (22%)
Slightly (6%)
Not at all confident (2%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(6563 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (46%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (12%)
Slightly (4%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(5551 respondents)

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Never (27%)
Rarely (34%)
Sometimes (24%)
Often (10%)
Almost all the time (5%)

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

(5932 respondents)

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Extremely (39%)
Large (32%)
Moderate (18%)
Small (6%)
Not at all (5%)

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

(5932 respondents)

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Very satisfied (40%)
Satisfied (38%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (16%)
Dissatisfied (4%)
Very dissatisfied (3%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 6873 real-world patients taking Sertralina [Actavis]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

6802 patients who were using Sertralina [Actavis] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 62% were very positive about Sertralina [Actavis] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 25% felt Sertralina [Actavis] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 12% of the patients asked felt Sertralina [Actavis] had only a slight or very little effect for them.

6871 patients taking Sertralina [Actavis] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Sertralina [Actavis]? 69% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Sertralina [Actavis], while 22% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 9% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Sertralina [Actavis].

We asked 6873 patients taking Sertralina [Actavis] 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 Sertralina [Actavis] as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Sertralina [Actavis] 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.

6872 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 87% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Sertralina [Actavis] as prescribed, 9% found taking Sertralina [Actavis] 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.

6869 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Sertralina [Actavis]? 69% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Sertralina [Actavis]. 22% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Sertralina [Actavis].

6563 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Sertralina [Actavis]. 83% said they found Sertralina [Actavis] to be very or extremely necessary, while 12% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 5% 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.

We asked 5551 patients using Sertralina [Actavis] 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 Sertralina [Actavis] 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.

Surveying 5932 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Sertralina [Actavis]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 71% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Sertralina [Actavis] may have. 18% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 10% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.

5932 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Sertralina [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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