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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 who were using Medicines used for Hypothyroidism were asked how effective they found their medicine. 76% were very positive about Medicines used for Hypothyroidism answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 16% felt Medicines used for Hypothyroidism was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 7% of the patients asked felt Medicines used for Hypothyroidism had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 12544 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism just how bothered they were by side effects? 87% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 9% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Medicines used for Hypothyroidism. This leaves 4% of the patients we asked who were using Medicines used for Hypothyroidism still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism.

12544 patients using Medicines used for Hypothyroidism 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 Hypothyroidism as prescribed, while 1% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism 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 12543 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism 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. 93% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism as prescribed, whereas 5% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 2% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.

In a recent patient survey, we asked 12543 patients how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism? 83% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism. while 13% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 4% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when 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.

We asked 9554 patients using Medicines used for Hypothyroidism how often they forgot to take their medication? 84% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 11% of patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 5% 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.

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.

When asking 12031 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 73% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 17% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 9% 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 Hypothyroidism.

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