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Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)

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The following results on this page are based on 1523 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 61.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

61.3

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(1518 respondents)

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Extremely effective (37%)
Very (40%)
Somewhat (15%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(1523 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (42%)
Slightly (32%)
Somewhat (17%)
Very (5%)
Extremely bothered (4%)

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

(1523 respondents)

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All the time (79%)
Most of the time (13%)
Often (5%)
Sometimes (2%)
Never (0%)

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

(1523 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (51%)
Slightly (25%)
Somewhat (16%)
Very (6%)
Extremely difficult (2%)

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

(1523 respondents)

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Extremely confident (34%)
Very (33%)
Somewhat (24%)
Slightly (7%)
Not at all confident (2%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(1430 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (66%)
Very (27%)
Somewhat (5%)
Slightly (1%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(1302 respondents)

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Never (58%)
Rarely (26%)
Sometimes (11%)
Often (4%)
Almost all the time (2%)

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

(1439 respondents)

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Extremely (49%)
Large (29%)
Moderate (14%)
Small (3%)
Not at all (4%)

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

(1439 respondents)

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Very satisfied (49%)
Satisfied (35%)
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied (12%)
Dissatisfied (2%)
Very dissatisfied (1%)

Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)

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Infliximab n = 32 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 75.0
Amgevita n = 78 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.8
Inflectra n = 21 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.7
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
Orencia n = 35 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.0
Olumiant n = 41 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.2
Cimzia n = 69 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.1
Humira n = 283 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.1
Mabthera n = 30 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 54.0
Imraldi n = 201 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.8
Roactemra n = 53 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 51.1
Remicade n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 50.6

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1523 real-world patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

1518 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 78% responded very positively about Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 15% reported that they felt Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 7% of the patients asked reported that Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) had only a slight or very little effect for them.

1523 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)? 74% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only), while 17% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 9% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only).

1523 patients using Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 92% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) as prescribed, while 5% often forgot. Meaning that 3% forgot to take their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) 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.

1523 patients using Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) 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 77% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) as prescribed by their doctor, 16% felt they found taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) very difficult. Leaving 8% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only).

In a recent patient survey, we asked 1523 patients how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)? 67% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only). while 24% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 9% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only).

1430 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only). 93% said they found Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) to be very or extremely necessary, while 5% 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.

1302 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) 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 Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only), although 11% of patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) 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.

1439 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) outweighed its disadvantages? 78% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) outweighed its disadvantages. However, 14% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 8% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.

We asked 1439 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 84% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 12% of the patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 4% 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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