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Medicines used for Hypothyroidism

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The following results on this page are based on 12544 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 71.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Hypothyroidism To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

71.1

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(12476 respondents)

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Extremely effective (39%)
Very (37%)
Somewhat (16%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(12544 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (69%)
Slightly (18%)
Somewhat (9%)
Very (3%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(12544 respondents)

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All the time (83%)
Most of the time (14%)
Often (1%)
Sometimes (1%)
Never (0%)

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

(12543 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (85%)
Slightly (9%)
Somewhat (5%)
Very (1%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(12543 respondents)

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Extremely confident (53%)
Very (30%)
Somewhat (13%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(12464 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (68%)
Very (24%)
Somewhat (6%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

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

(9554 respondents)

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Never (48%)
Rarely (37%)
Sometimes (11%)
Often (3%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(12031 respondents)

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Extremely (55%)
Large (26%)
Moderate (11%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (4%)

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

(12031 respondents)

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Very satisfied (42%)
Satisfied (32%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (17%)
Dissatisfied (6%)
Very dissatisfied (4%)

Medicines used for Hypothyroidism

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Eltroxin n = 4763 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.6
Levaxin n = 5075 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.8
Euthyrox n = 1330 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.9
Tirosint n = 113 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.6
Levothyroxine n = 1162 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.2
Synthroid n = 78 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.6
Thyroxin n = 23 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 27.5

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 12544 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

12476 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 76% responded very positively about Medicines used for Hypothyroidism reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 16% reported that they felt Medicines used for Hypothyroidism was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 7% of the patients asked reported that Medicines used for Hypothyroidism had only a slight or very little effect for them.

12544 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism? 87% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism, while 9% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 4% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism.

We asked 12544 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 97% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 1% often forgot to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism 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.

12543 patients using Medicines used for Hypothyroidism 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 93% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism as prescribed by their doctor, 5% felt they found taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Medicines used for Hypothyroidism.

A patient survey asked 12543 patients just how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism? 83% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism. 13% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 4% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism.

12464 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism. 92% said they found Medicines used for Hypothyroidism to be very or extremely necessary, while 6% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 2% 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.

9554 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism were asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 84% of those asked said they never or rarely forgot to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism, although 11% of patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism 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.

When we asked 12031 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 82% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism outweighed any disadvantages. 11% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 7% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

We asked 12031 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 73% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 17% of the patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 9% 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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