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The following results on this page are based on 15207 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 70.0 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(15169 respondents)

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Extremely effective (38%)
Very (39%)
Somewhat (17%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(15207 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (66%)
Slightly (22%)
Somewhat (8%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(15207 respondents)

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All the time (70%)
Most of the time (17%)
Often (6%)
Sometimes (6%)
Never (1%)

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

(15206 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (82%)
Slightly (12%)
Somewhat (5%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(15207 respondents)

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Extremely confident (53%)
Very (31%)
Somewhat (13%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(14604 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (57%)
Very (30%)
Somewhat (10%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(12829 respondents)

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Never (51%)
Rarely (31%)
Sometimes (12%)
Often (4%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(14514 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.

(14513 respondents)

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Very satisfied (52%)
Satisfied (32%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (12%)
Dissatisfied (2%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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Oxis n = 380 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.6
Combivent n = 21 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.5
Airflusal n = 81 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.2
Inuxair n = 115 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.7
Berodual n = 69 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.5
Salmex n = 79 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 79.2
Braltus n = 38 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 78.8
Ultibro n = 271 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.4
Duaklir n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.1
Trelegy n = 83 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.8
Serevent n = 98 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.7
Spiriva n = 1194 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.4
Daxas n = 17 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.4
Duoresp spiromax n = 239 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.3
Innovair n = 705 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.1
Bufomix n = 926 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.9
Salamol n = 106 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.8
Airsalb n = 60 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.6
Seretide n = 936 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.2
Symbicort n = 1900 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.7
Trimbow n = 242 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 71.1
Eklira n = 47 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 71.0
Pulmicort n = 1162 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 70.8
Relvar n = 503 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 70.1
Servent n = 15 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.5
Rhinocort n = 177 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.3
Anoro n = 235 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.6
Spiolto n = 329 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.0
Fostair n = 182 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.2
Onbrez n = 76 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.1
Ventilastin n = 54 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.5
Incruse n = 59 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.3
Giona n = 820 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.1
Qvar n = 66 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.7
Theo-dur n = 38 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.1
Spirocort n = 265 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.7
Formatris n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.7
Formo n = 93 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.4
Ventolin n = 1944 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.7
Buventol n = 738 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.9
Salbutamo n = 65 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.9
Aerobec n = 141 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.9
Salbutamol n = 205 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.4
Advair n = 27 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 50.0
Airomir n = 188 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 47.4
Asmanex n = 47 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 47.3

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 15207 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

15169 patients who were using Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% were very positive about Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 17% felt Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 7% of the patients asked felt Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease had only a slight or very little effect for them.

15207 patients taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? 88% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 3% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

We recently asked 15207 patients who reported taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease how often they took it as prescribed? While 87% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 6% said that they often forgot to take their Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as prescribed. Sadly 7% 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.

15206 patients using Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 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 94% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as prescribed by their doctor, 5% felt they found taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

In a recent patient survey, we asked 15207 patients how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? 85% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. while 13% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 3% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

When asking 14604 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 87% said they felt taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to be very or extremely necessary. 10% said they felt Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

12829 patients taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 82% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, although 12% of patients taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 5% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.

Surveying 14514 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 81% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may have. 11% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 8% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.

When asking 14513 patients taking Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 84% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 12% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 4% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Medicines used for Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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