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Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1

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The following results on this page are based on 5769 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 82.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

82.1

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(5755 respondents)

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Extremely effective (56%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (6%)
Slightly (2%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(5768 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (71%)
Slightly (19%)
Somewhat (6%)
Very (2%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(5769 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.

(5767 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.

(5768 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.

(5253 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.

(4639 respondents)

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Never (56%)
Rarely (31%)
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.

(5115 respondents)

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Extremely (68%)
Large (18%)
Moderate (5%)
Small (2%)
Not at all (7%)

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

(5115 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 = 114 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 90.1
Xultophy n = 36 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 88.4
Toujeo n = 288 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 86.0
Tresiba n = 1111 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 85.4
Fiasp n = 224 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 84.7
Insuman n = 87 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 83.7
Insulatard n = 274 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 82.8
Semglee n = 32 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 81.8
Abasaglar n = 179 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 81.4
Novorapid n = 1931 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.9
Humalog n = 237 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.6
Lantus n = 701 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.3
Levemir n = 244 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.2
Novomix n = 156 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 78.5
Apidra n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.0
Insulin human n = 49 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.9
Basaglar n = 17 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.7
Actrapid n = 36 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.8

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 5769 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.

5755 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 were asked how effective they found their medicine. 90% 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.

5768 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1? 90% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1, while 6% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 3% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1.

We asked 5769 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 96% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 2% often forgot to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 as prescribed. This leaves 2% who sadly forgot to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 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 5767 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.

5768 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1? 92% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1. 7% felt only slightly confident while 2% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1.

When asking 5253 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.

We asked 4639 patients using Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 how often they forgot to take their medication? 87% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 9% of patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 3% 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.

5115 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 outweighed its disadvantages? 86% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1 outweighed its disadvantages. However, 5% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 9% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.

5115 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 1. 90% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 7% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 3% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.

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