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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
68.8 in the range of -100 to +100 for Simvastatin [Auro]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5463 real-world patients taking Simvastatin [Auro]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
5415 patients taking Simvastatin [Auro] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 75% responded very positively about Simvastatin [Auro] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 20% reported that they felt Simvastatin [Auro] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 5% of the patients asked reported that Simvastatin [Auro] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 5463 patients taking Simvastatin [Auro] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Simvastatin [Auro]? Of those asked 90% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 7% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 3% of patients using Simvastatin [Auro] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Simvastatin [Auro].
We recently asked 5463 patients who reported taking Simvastatin [Auro] how often they took it as prescribed? While 98% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 1% said that they often forgot to take their Simvastatin [Auro] as prescribed. Sadly 1% 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.
We asked 5463 patients taking Simvastatin [Auro] 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. 98% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Simvastatin [Auro] as prescribed, whereas 2% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 1% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
5463 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Simvastatin [Auro]? 77% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Simvastatin [Auro]. 18% felt only slightly confident while 5% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Simvastatin [Auro].
We asked 5245 patients how necessary they found taking Simvastatin [Auro]. 79% of the patients asked found Simvastatin [Auro] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 17% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 4% of patients using Simvastatin [Auro] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 4235 patients using Simvastatin [Auro] how often they forgot to take their medication? 91% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 6% of patients taking Simvastatin [Auro] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 2% 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 5261 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Simvastatin [Auro]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 72% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Simvastatin [Auro] may have. 17% 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.
5261 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Simvastatin [Auro]. 80% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 15% 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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