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Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2

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The following results on this page are based on 18519 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 72.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

72.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(18444 respondents)

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Extremely effective (37%)
Very (41%)
Somewhat (17%)
Slightly (3%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(18518 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (66%)
Slightly (20%)
Somewhat (10%)
Very (3%)
Extremely bothered (2%)

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

(18518 respondents)

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All the time (85%)
Most of the time (12%)
Often (2%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (1%)

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

(18517 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (87%)
Slightly (8%)
Somewhat (3%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(18519 respondents)

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Extremely confident (50%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (13%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(17395 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (56%)
Very (32%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(15112 respondents)

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Never (54%)
Rarely (34%)
Sometimes (8%)
Often (2%)
Almost all the time (1%)

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

(17635 respondents)

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Extremely (45%)
Large (32%)
Moderate (14%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (7%)

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

(17635 respondents)

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Very satisfied (47%)
Satisfied (36%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (12%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2

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Xultophy n = 37 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 88.8
Tresiba n = 1168 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 85.7
Fiasp n = 233 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 84.8
Abasaglar n = 191 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 80.3
Velmetia n = 41 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 78.0
Victoza n = 847 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.4
Ozempic n = 1334 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.3
Mitforgen n = 135 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.4
Trajenta n = 144 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 76.0
Galvus n = 27 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.9
Invokana n = 84 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.9
Repaglinid n = 35 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.7
Synjardy n = 160 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.6
Forxiga n = 444 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.3
Apidra n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.0
Trulicity n = 126 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.0
Jardiance n = 983 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.3
Rybelsus n = 54 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.0
Januvia n = 560 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.4
Eucreas n = 198 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.2
Janumet n = 393 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 71.0
Glucophage n = 124 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.8
Metformin n = 10482 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.4
Novonorm n = 35 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.9
Glimepirid n = 241 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.3
Amaryl n = 59 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.2
Xigduo n = 62 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.5
Basaglar n = 18 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.2
Mindiab n = 61 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.6
Diamicron n = 25 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.1
Lipanthyl n = 23 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 56.7
Glipizide n = 26 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 54.4
Gliclazid n = 82 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 53.2
Metform n = 16 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 52.4

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 18519 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

18444 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 were asked how effective they found their medicine. 78% felt that Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 was very / extremely effective, while 17% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 6% felt that Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 had only a slight or very little effect.

18518 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2? 85% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2, while 10% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 5% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2.

18518 patients using Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 97% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 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.

18517 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 95% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 as prescribed, 3% found taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 very difficult which left 1% 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.

18519 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2? 84% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2. 13% felt only slightly confident while 3% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2.

When asking 17395 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 2% of patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

15112 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 88% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 8% of those taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 3% of patients sadly reporting that they often or almost all the time forgot to take their medication. If you also forget your medication try using DrugStars to help you remember.

Surveying 17635 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 77% 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 Diabetes Type 2 may have. 14% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 10% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.

We asked 17635 patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 83% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 12% of the patients taking Medicines used for Diabetes Type 2 when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 5% 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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