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The following results on this page are based on 5404 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 56.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for ADHD To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

56.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(5358 respondents)

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Extremely effective (34%)
Very (38%)
Somewhat (18%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (4%)

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

(5403 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (34%)
Slightly (37%)
Somewhat (20%)
Very (6%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

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

(5404 respondents)

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All the time (70%)
Most of the time (22%)
Often (4%)
Sometimes (3%)
Never (1%)

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

(5404 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (67%)
Slightly (20%)
Somewhat (9%)
Very (3%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(5402 respondents)

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Extremely confident (42%)
Very (35%)
Somewhat (18%)
Slightly (4%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(5166 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (55%)
Very (32%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(4641 respondents)

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Never (28%)
Rarely (35%)
Sometimes (25%)
Often (10%)
Almost all the time (3%)

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

(4740 respondents)

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Extremely (46%)
Large (28%)
Moderate (15%)
Small (5%)
Not at all (6%)

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

(4740 respondents)

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Very satisfied (45%)
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

Methylphenidat n = 621 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.5
Ritalin n = 940 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.5
Intuniv n = 89 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.3
Concerta n = 837 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.9
Medanef n = 95 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.4
Aduvanz n = 88 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.3
Elvanse n = 947 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 56.7
Motiron n = 294 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.8
Medikinet n = 588 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.1
Attentin n = 142 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 50.5
Atomoxetin n = 130 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 49.9
Strattera n = 493 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 49.2
Vyvanse n = 69 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 39.4
Equasym n = 45 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 30.4

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5404 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.

5358 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD were asked how effective they found their medicine. 72% felt that Medicines used for ADHD was very / extremely effective, while 18% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 9% felt that Medicines used for ADHD had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 5403 patients taking Medicines used for ADHD how bothered they were by side effects from taking Medicines used for ADHD? Of those asked 72% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 20% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 8% of patients using Medicines used for ADHD felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Medicines used for ADHD.

5404 patients using Medicines used for ADHD were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 92% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Medicines used for ADHD as prescribed, while 4% often forgot. Meaning that 4% forgot to take their Medicines used for ADHD 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.

5404 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 87% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Medicines used for ADHD as prescribed, 9% found taking Medicines used for ADHD very difficult which left 4% who sadly felt it extremely difficult for them. There can be many factors that make taking medication an issue, and these should be discussed with the doctor prescribing them.

A patient survey asked 5402 patients just how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for ADHD? 77% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for ADHD. 18% 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.

We asked 5166 patients how necessary they found taking Medicines used for ADHD. 87% of the patients asked found Medicines used for ADHD to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 9% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 4% of patients using Medicines used for ADHD who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

We asked 4641 patients using Medicines used for ADHD how often they forgot to take their medication? 63% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 25% of patients taking Medicines used for ADHD reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 13% 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.

4740 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Medicines used for ADHD outweighed its disadvantages? 73% 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, 15% 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.

4740 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Medicines used for ADHD. 78% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 16% 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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