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The following results on this page are based on 6684 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 57.7 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for ADHD To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

57.7

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(6636 respondents)

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Extremely effective (35%)
Very (38%)
Somewhat (18%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (4%)

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

(6683 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (35%)
Slightly (37%)
Somewhat (20%)
Very (6%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

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

(6684 respondents)

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All the time (69%)
Most of the time (23%)
Often (4%)
Sometimes (3%)
Never (1%)

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

(6684 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (68%)
Slightly (20%)
Somewhat (8%)
Very (3%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(6682 respondents)

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Extremely confident (44%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (17%)
Slightly (4%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(6494 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (57%)
Very (31%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(5910 respondents)

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Never (30%)
Rarely (35%)
Sometimes (24%)
Often (9%)
Almost all the time (3%)

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

(6009 respondents)

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Extremely (47%)
Large (28%)
Moderate (14%)
Small (5%)
Not at all (6%)

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

(6009 respondents)

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Very satisfied (46%)
Satisfied (33%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (16%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for ADHD

For more information on how the MEA score and MEA Index is calculated take a look here

Ritalin n = 1191 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.0
Methylphenidat n = 853 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.3
Intuniv n = 119 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.1
Aduvanz n = 101 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.2
Concerta n = 948 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.9
Motiron n = 357 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.8
Elvanse n = 1174 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 56.6
Medanef n = 134 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 56.1
Atomoxetin n = 209 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 52.9
Attentin n = 162 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.7
Medikinet n = 717 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.2
Strattera n = 528 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 48.9
Vyvanse n = 101 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 45.3
Equasym n = 50 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 34.6

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 6684 real-world patients taking Medicines used for ADHD. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

6636 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 73% responded very positively about Medicines used for ADHD reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 18% reported that they felt Medicines used for ADHD was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 9% of the patients asked reported that Medicines used for ADHD had only a slight or very little effect for them.

6683 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for ADHD? 72% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for ADHD, while 20% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 8% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for ADHD.

We asked 6684 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 92% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 4% often forgot to take their Medicines used for ADHD as prescribed. This leaves 4% who sadly forgot to take their Medicines used for ADHD 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.

We asked 6684 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD 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. 87% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Medicines used for ADHD as prescribed, whereas 8% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 4% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.

A patient survey asked 6682 patients just how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for ADHD? 78% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for ADHD. 17% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 5% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Medicines used for ADHD.

When asking 6494 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Medicines used for ADHD to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Medicines used for ADHD to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Medicines used for ADHD found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

We asked 5910 patients using Medicines used for ADHD how often they forgot to take their medication? 64% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 24% of patients taking Medicines used for ADHD reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 12% 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.

6009 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Medicines used for ADHD outweighed its disadvantages? 75% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for ADHD outweighed its disadvantages. However, 14% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 11% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.

We asked 6009 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 79% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 16% of the patients taking Medicines used for ADHD when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their medication.

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