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Medicines used for Osteoporosis

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The following results on this page are based on 1240 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 64.1 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Osteoporosis To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

64.1

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(1228 respondents)

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Extremely effective (32%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (27%)
Slightly (6%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(1240 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (72%)
Slightly (15%)
Somewhat (8%)
Very (4%)
Extremely bothered (1%)

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

(1240 respondents)

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All the time (79%)
Most of the time (13%)
Often (4%)
Sometimes (4%)
Never (0%)

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

(1240 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (68%)
Slightly (19%)
Somewhat (8%)
Very (3%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(1240 respondents)

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Extremely confident (47%)
Very (28%)
Somewhat (19%)
Slightly (4%)
Not at all confident (3%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(1144 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (60%)
Very (27%)
Somewhat (10%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (0%)

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

(1046 respondents)

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Never (64%)
Rarely (25%)
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.

(1200 respondents)

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Extremely (44%)
Large (30%)
Moderate (18%)
Small (4%)
Not at all (5%)

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

(1200 respondents)

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Very satisfied (51%)
Satisfied (30%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (14%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for Osteoporosis

For more information on how the MEA score and MEA Index is calculated take a look here

Bonviva n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 83.6
Prolia n = 89 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 74.9
Alendronat n = 1024 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.3
Fosamax n = 35 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.3
Aclasta n = 19 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.2
Ibandronic acid n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 20.8

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1240 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

1228 patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 66% responded very positively about Medicines used for Osteoporosis reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 27% reported that they felt Medicines used for Osteoporosis was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 8% of the patients asked reported that Medicines used for Osteoporosis had only a slight or very little effect for them.

1240 patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis? 87% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis, while 8% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 5% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis.

We asked 1240 patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 92% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 4% often forgot to take their Medicines used for Osteoporosis as prescribed. This leaves 4% who sadly forgot to take their Medicines used for Osteoporosis 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.

1240 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 88% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis as prescribed, 8% found taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis very difficult which left 4% 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.

1240 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis? 75% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis. 19% felt only slightly confident while 6% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis.

1144 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis. 88% said they found Medicines used for Osteoporosis to be very or extremely necessary, while 10% 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 1046 patients using Medicines used for Osteoporosis how often they forgot to take their medication? 89% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 8% of patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis 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.

Surveying 1200 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Medicines used for Osteoporosis) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 73% 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 Osteoporosis may have. 18% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 9% 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 1200 patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 82% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 14% of the patients taking Medicines used for Osteoporosis 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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