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The following results on this page are based on 17452 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 68.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Asthma To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

68.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(17400 respondents)

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Extremely effective (37%)
Very (40%)
Somewhat (17%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(17452 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (65%)
Slightly (23%)
Somewhat (9%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(17452 respondents)

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All the time (64%)
Most of the time (19%)
Often (7%)
Sometimes (8%)
Never (1%)

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

(17451 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (82%)
Slightly (11%)
Somewhat (5%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(17452 respondents)

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Extremely confident (53%)
Very (32%)
Somewhat (12%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(16800 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (55%)
Very (31%)
Somewhat (11%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(14722 respondents)

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Never (49%)
Rarely (32%)
Sometimes (14%)
Often (4%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(16502 respondents)

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Extremely (52%)
Large (29%)
Moderate (11%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (5%)

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

(16501 respondents)

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Very satisfied (51%)
Satisfied (32%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (12%)
Dissatisfied (2%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for Asthma

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Uniphyllin n = 19 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 81.3
Airflusal n = 73 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.5
Combivent n = 21 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.5
Oxis n = 371 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.2
Berodual n = 67 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.9
Beclazone n = 24 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.6
Inuxair n = 110 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.4
Salmex n = 79 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.2
Ultibro n = 266 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.3
Duaklir n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.1
Serevent n = 97 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.7
Trelegy n = 82 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.5
Duoresp spiromax n = 231 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.3
Innovair n = 685 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.1
Bufomix n = 892 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.4
Singulair n = 387 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.1
Salamol n = 99 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.9
Airsalb n = 58 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.4
Beconase n = 124 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.2
Seretide n = 894 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.8
Symbicort n = 1862 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.5
Alvesco n = 314 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.0
Relvar n = 478 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 70.7
Trimbow n = 233 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 70.7
Pulmicort n = 1139 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 70.7
Servent n = 15 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.5
Formatris n = 17 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.6
Novopulmon n = 79 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.6
Anoro n = 221 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.0
Fostair n = 169 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.7
Xolair n = 27 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.5
Onbrez n = 76 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.1
Ventilastin n = 51 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.7
Giona n = 807 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.3
Desonix n = 46 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.3
Bricanyl n = 1875 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.7
Qvar n = 65 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.1
Spirocort n = 265 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.7
Avamys n = 976 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.9
Atrovent n = 136 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.2
Formo n = 91 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.3
Clenil modulite pressurised inhalation solution n = 214 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.1
Ventolin n = 1876 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.9
Buventol n = 725 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.3
Salbutamo n = 65 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.9
Aerobec n = 138 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.6
Budesonide n = 302 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 56.3
Advair n = 22 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.6
Salbutamol n = 188 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 53.1
Terbutaline n = 45 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 52.7
Becotide n = 43 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.7
Beclometasone n = 40 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.6
Airomir n = 182 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 47.0
Asmanex n = 45 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 44.8
Brethine n = 18 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 44.4

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 17452 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Asthma. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

17400 patients taking Medicines used for Asthma were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 76% responded very positively about Medicines used for Asthma reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 17% reported that they felt Medicines used for Asthma was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 7% of the patients asked reported that Medicines used for Asthma had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 17452 patients taking Medicines used for Asthma just how bothered they were by side effects? 88% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 9% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Medicines used for Asthma. This leaves 4% of the patients we asked who were using Medicines used for Asthma still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Medicines used for Asthma.

We recently asked 17452 patients who reported taking Medicines used for Asthma how often they took it as prescribed? While 84% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 7% said that they often forgot to take their Medicines used for Asthma as prescribed. Sadly 9% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.

17451 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 94% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Medicines used for Asthma as prescribed, 5% found taking Medicines used for Asthma very difficult which left 2% 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 17452 patients just how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Asthma? 85% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Asthma. 12% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 3% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Asthma.

16800 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Medicines used for Asthma. 85% said they found Medicines used for Asthma to be very or extremely necessary, while 11% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 4% 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.

14722 patients taking Medicines used for Asthma were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 80% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Medicines used for Asthma, although 14% of patients taking Medicines used for Asthma reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 6% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.

When we asked 16502 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 81% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for Asthma outweighed any disadvantages. 11% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 8% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

We asked 16501 patients taking Medicines used for Asthma in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 84% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 12% of the patients taking Medicines used for Asthma when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 4% 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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