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Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1

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The following results on this page are based on 5962 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 82.4 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

82.4

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(5948 respondents)

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Extremely effective (57%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (6%)
Slightly (2%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(5961 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (72%)
Slightly (19%)
Somewhat (6%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(5962 respondents)

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All the time (86%)
Most of the time (10%)
Often (2%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (1%)

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

(5960 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (68%)
Slightly (21%)
Somewhat (8%)
Very (2%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(5961 respondents)

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Extremely confident (61%)
Very (31%)
Somewhat (7%)
Slightly (1%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(5446 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (80%)
Very (18%)
Somewhat (1%)
Slightly (0%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

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

(4832 respondents)

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Never (57%)
Rarely (30%)
Sometimes (9%)
Often (2%)
Almost all the time (1%)

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

(5308 respondents)

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Extremely (69%)
Large (18%)
Moderate (5%)
Small (1%)
Not at all (7%)

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

(5308 respondents)

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Very satisfied (62%)
Satisfied (27%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (7%)
Dissatisfied (1%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1

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

Humulin n = 121 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 90.7
Xultophy n = 37 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 88.8
Toujeo n = 299 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 85.9
Tresiba n = 1168 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 85.7
Fiasp n = 233 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 84.8
Insuman n = 88 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 83.9
Insulatard n = 277 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 82.6
Semglee n = 37 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 81.8
Novorapid n = 1991 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 81.3
Humalog n = 237 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.6
Lantus n = 717 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.6
Levemir n = 249 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.5
Abasaglar n = 191 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.3
Novomix n = 158 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 78.6
Apidra n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.0
Insulin human n = 49 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.9
Actrapid n = 39 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.3
Basaglar n = 18 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.2

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5962 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

5948 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 were asked how effective they found their medicine. 91% felt that Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 was very / extremely effective, while 6% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 4% felt that Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 5961 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 just how bothered they were by side effects? 90% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 6% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1. This leaves 3% of the patients we asked who were using Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1.

5962 patients using Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 96% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 2% forgot to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 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 5960 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 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. 89% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 as prescribed, whereas 8% 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.

A patient survey asked 5961 patients just how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1? 92% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1. 7% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 2% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1.

When asking 5446 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 98% said they felt taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 to be very or extremely necessary. 1% said they felt Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 1% of patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

4832 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 87% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1, although 9% of patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 reported that they sometimes forget to take their medication, even forgetting sometimes can have a negative effect on your treatment. 3% of patients sadly reported that they often or almost all the time forget their medication.

When we asked 5308 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 86% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 outweighed any disadvantages. 5% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 9% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

We asked 5308 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 90% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 7% of the patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 3% 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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