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Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis

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The following results on this page are based on 9608 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 59.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

59.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(9552 respondents)

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Extremely effective (37%)
Very (38%)
Somewhat (18%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(9608 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (40%)
Slightly (27%)
Somewhat (20%)
Very (9%)
Extremely bothered (4%)

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

(9606 respondents)

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All the time (78%)
Most of the time (13%)
Often (4%)
Sometimes (4%)
Never (1%)

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

(9608 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (76%)
Slightly (13%)
Somewhat (7%)
Very (2%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(9608 respondents)

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Extremely confident (35%)
Very (32%)
Somewhat (24%)
Slightly (7%)
Not at all confident (3%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(9190 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (57%)
Very (31%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (2%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(8003 respondents)

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Never (57%)
Rarely (29%)
Sometimes (10%)
Often (3%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(9051 respondents)

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Extremely (43%)
Large (31%)
Moderate (17%)
Small (5%)
Not at all (4%)

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

(9051 respondents)

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Very satisfied (44%)
Satisfied (37%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (14%)
Dissatisfied (3%)
Very dissatisfied (2%)

Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis

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Todolac n = 73 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 84.7
Metex n = 149 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.8
Relifex n = 64 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.1
Infliximab n = 32 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.0
Arava n = 153 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 72.4
Diclodan n = 34 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 71.3
Mtx n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.1
Amgevita n = 78 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.8
Celebrex n = 30 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.8
Cataflam n = 27 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.7
Inflectra n = 21 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.7
Salazopyrin n = 510 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.3
Celebra n = 48 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.9
Enbrel n = 128 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.7
Benepali n = 301 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 65.4
Simponi n = 74 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.8
Remsima n = 23 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.5
Hyrimoz n = 111 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.2
Methotrexat n = 1022 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.3
Diclon n = 50 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.8
Olumiant n = 41 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.2
Imurel n = 599 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.1
Metoject n = 113 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 59.4
Prednisolone n = 2427 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 59.4
Etoricoxib n = 130 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.6
Cimzia n = 69 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.1
Humira n = 283 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.1
Sulfasalazin n = 113 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 57.3
Azathioprin n = 1059 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 56.1
Meloxicam n = 71 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 54.2
Mabthera n = 30 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 54.0
Celecoxib n = 51 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 54.0
Arcoxia n = 215 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 53.8
Seractiv n = 109 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 53.0
Imraldi n = 201 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.8
Metotab n = 65 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.7
Prednison n = 144 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.3
Roactemra n = 53 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.1
Remicade n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 50.6
Emthexate n = 164 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 47.9
Imuran n = 41 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 47.5
Metex pen n = 123 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 45.1
Diclofenac n = 357 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 43.8
Diclofenac sodium n = 75 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 36.9

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 9608 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

9552 patients who were using Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis were asked how effective they found their medicine. 75% were very positive about Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 18% felt Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 7% of the patients asked felt Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis had only a slight or very little effect for them.

9608 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis? 67% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis, while 20% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 13% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis.

We recently asked 9606 patients who reported taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis how often they took it as prescribed? While 91% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 4% said that they often forgot to take their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis as prescribed. Sadly 4% 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.

9608 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 89% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis as prescribed, 7% found taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis very difficult which left 3% 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.

A patient survey asked 9608 patients just how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis? 67% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis. 24% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 9% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis.

When asking 9190 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 88% said they felt taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis to be very or extremely necessary. 9% said they felt Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 3% of patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

8003 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 85% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 10% of those taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 5% 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.

When we asked 9051 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 74% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis outweighed any disadvantages. 17% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 9% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.

9051 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis. 81% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 14% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.

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