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71.8 in the range of -100 to +100 for Symbicort Forte Turbohaler
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1806 real-world patients taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1803 patients taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler were asked how effective they found their medicine. 80% felt that Symbicort Forte Turbohaler was very / extremely effective, while 13% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 7% felt that Symbicort Forte Turbohaler had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 1806 patients taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler how bothered they were by side effects from taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler? Of those asked 86% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 10% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 4% of patients using Symbicort Forte Turbohaler felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler.
1806 patients using Symbicort Forte Turbohaler were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 89% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Symbicort Forte Turbohaler as prescribed, while 6% often forgot. Meaning that 5% forgot to take their Symbicort Forte Turbohaler all the time. Remembering to take your medication at the right time is so important. Try using our free app DrugStars to help you remember to take your meds correctly.
1806 patients using Symbicort Forte Turbohaler 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 95% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Symbicort Forte Turbohaler as prescribed by their doctor, 4% felt they found taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler very difficult. Leaving 1% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Symbicort Forte Turbohaler.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 1806 patients how confident they felt about taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler? 86% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler. while 11% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 3% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler.
When asking 1712 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 90% said they felt taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler to be very or extremely necessary. 8% said they felt Symbicort Forte Turbohaler to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 2% of patients taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1287 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 79% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 14% of those taking Symbicort Forte Turbohaler reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 7% 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.
Surveying 1689 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Symbicort Forte Turbohaler) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 85% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Symbicort Forte Turbohaler may have. 8% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 7% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
1689 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Symbicort Forte Turbohaler. 80% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 14% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 6% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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