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Simvastatin [Orion]

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The following results on this page are based on 6007 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 69.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Simvastatin [Orion] To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(5959 respondents)

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Extremely effective (32%)
Very (43%)
Somewhat (19%)
Slightly (3%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(6007 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (77%)
Slightly (13%)
Somewhat (7%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)
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Ezetimibe / simvastatin n = 162 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 86.9
Repatha n = 27 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 83.5
Praluent n = 41 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.8
Atozet n = 25 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 78.7
Zarator n = 174 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.4
Inegy n = 17 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.3
Simidon n = 21 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.4
Crestor n = 870 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.3
Lipistad n = 309 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.4
Simvastin n = 212 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.4
Sinvastatin n = 17 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.5
Atorvastatin n = 8739 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 71.0
Simvastatin n = 6007 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.5
Pravastatin n = 185 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.4
Lopid n = 116 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.3
Lipitor n = 554 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.6
Amlodipin / atorvastatin n = 153 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.3
Atorvastan n = 169 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.6
Pravastatin sodium n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.4
Rosuvastatin n = 1160 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.2
Atorbir n = 84 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.9
Zocor n = 26 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 54.1
Rosuva n = 16 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 52.8

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 6007 real-world patients taking Simvastatin [Orion]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

5959 patients taking Simvastatin [Orion] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% felt that Simvastatin [Orion] was very / extremely effective, while 19% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 5% felt that Simvastatin [Orion] had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 6007 patients taking Simvastatin [Orion] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Simvastatin [Orion]? 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 [Orion] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Simvastatin [Orion].

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