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Medicines used for Hypothyroidism

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The following results on this page are based on 12107 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 70.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Hypothyroidism To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

70.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(12039 respondents)

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Extremely effective (38%)
Very (38%)
Somewhat (17%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(12107 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (69%)
Slightly (18%)
Somewhat (10%)
Very (3%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(12107 respondents)

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All the time (84%)
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.

(12106 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.

(12106 respondents)

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Extremely confident (52%)
Very (30%)
Somewhat (13%)
Slightly (3%)
Not at all confident (1%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(11661 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (68%)
Very (25%)
Somewhat (6%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

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

(9113 respondents)

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Never (47%)
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.

(11590 respondents)

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Extremely (54%)
Large (27%)
Moderate (12%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (4%)

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

(11590 respondents)

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Very satisfied (41%)
Satisfied (33%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (17%)
Dissatisfied (6%)
Very dissatisfied (4%)

Medicines used for Hypothyroidism

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Eltroxin n = 4567 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.7
Levaxin n = 4974 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.7
Levothyroxine n = 1064 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.3
Euthyrox n = 1301 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.2
Tirosint n = 104 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.0
Synthroid n = 73 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 53.3
Thyroxin n = 24 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 29.2

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 12107 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.

12039 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism were asked how effective they found their medicine. 75% felt that Medicines used for Hypothyroidism was very / extremely effective, while 17% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 8% felt that Medicines used for Hypothyroidism had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 12107 patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism just how bothered they were by side effects? 86% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 10% 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.

We recently asked 12107 patients who reported taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism how often they took it as prescribed? While 97% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 1% said that they often forgot to take their Medicines used for Hypothyroidism as prescribed. Sadly 1% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.

12106 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 94% 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.

12106 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism? 83% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism. 13% felt only slightly confident while 4% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism.

When asking 11661 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 92% said they felt taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism to be very or extremely necessary. 6% said they felt Medicines used for Hypothyroidism to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 2% of patients taking Medicines used for Hypothyroidism found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

We asked 9113 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 11590 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 81% 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. 12% 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 11590 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 10% 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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