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The following results on this page are based on 5790 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 49.2 in the range of -100 to +100 for Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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49.2

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(5772 respondents)

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Extremely effective (26%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (27%)
Slightly (7%)
Very little effective (3%)

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

(5789 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (59%)
Slightly (23%)
Somewhat (12%)
Very (4%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

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

(5790 respondents)

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All the time (47%)
Most of the time (20%)
Often (12%)
Sometimes (18%)
Never (3%)

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

(5790 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (82%)
Slightly (10%)
Somewhat (5%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(5789 respondents)

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Extremely confident (36%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (22%)
Slightly (6%)
Not at all confident (2%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(5414 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (36%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (20%)
Slightly (5%)
Not at all necessary (2%)

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

(4601 respondents)

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Never (50%)
Rarely (29%)
Sometimes (15%)
Often (3%)
Almost all the time (3%)

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

(5201 respondents)

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Extremely (37%)
Large (32%)
Moderate (19%)
Small (5%)
Not at all (7%)

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

(5201 respondents)

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Very satisfied (42%)
Satisfied (34%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (18%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (3%)

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5790 real-world patients taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

5772 patients taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 63% responded very positively about Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 27% reported that they felt Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 10% of the patients asked reported that Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 5789 patients taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) just how bothered they were by side effects? 82% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 12% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category). This leaves 6% of the patients we asked who were using Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category).

5790 patients using Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 67% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) as prescribed, while 12% often forgot. Meaning that 21% forgot to take their Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) 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.

We asked 5790 patients taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) 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. 92% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) as prescribed, whereas 5% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 3% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.

5789 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category)? 70% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category). 22% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category).

5414 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category). 74% said they found Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) to be very or extremely necessary, while 20% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 7% 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 4601 patients using Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) how often they forgot to take their medication? 79% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 15% of patients taking Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 6% 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 5201 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category)) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 69% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category) may have. 19% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 12% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.

5201 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Topical products for joint and muscular pain (ATC category). 75% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 18% 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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