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Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)

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The following results on this page are based on 1659 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 61.9 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.

61.9

We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(1654 respondents)

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Extremely effective (38%)
Very (40%)
Somewhat (15%)
Slightly (5%)
Very little effective (2%)

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

(1659 respondents)

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Not at all bothered (44%)
Slightly (30%)
Somewhat (17%)
Very (5%)
Extremely bothered (3%)

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

(1659 respondents)

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All the time (80%)
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.

(1659 respondents)

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Not at all difficult (51%)
Slightly (25%)
Somewhat (15%)
Very (6%)
Extremely difficult (1%)

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

(1659 respondents)

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Extremely confident (35%)
Very (33%)
Somewhat (23%)
Slightly (7%)
Not at all confident (2%)

We asked patients how necessary they find this medicine.

(1631 respondents)

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Extremely necessary (67%)
Very (26%)
Somewhat (6%)
Slightly (1%)
Not at all necessary (1%)

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

(1438 respondents)

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Never (59%)
Rarely (24%)
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.

(1575 respondents)

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Extremely (50%)
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.

(1575 respondents)

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Very satisfied (50%)
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 = 37 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 77.2
Amgevita n = 132 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 70.5
Remsima n = 26 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 68.3
Enbrel n = 126 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.7
Benepali n = 318 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 66.5
Inflectra n = 28 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.6
Simponi n = 82 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 64.1
Olumiant n = 51 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.4
Orencia n = 32 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.2
Hyrimoz n = 108 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 59.9
Humira n = 289 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 58.7
Cimzia n = 74 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.5
Mabthera n = 29 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.0
Imraldi n = 234 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 52.3
Remicade n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 50.6
Roactemra n = 50 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 49.2

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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1659 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.

1654 patients who were using Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 78% were very positive about Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 15% felt Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 7% of the patients asked felt Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) had only a slight or very little effect for them.

1659 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).

We asked 1659 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 93% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 5% often forgot to take their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) as prescribed. This leaves 3% who sadly forgot to take their Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) 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.

1659 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, 15% 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 1659 patients how confident they felt about taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)? 68% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only). while 23% 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).

We asked 1631 patients how necessary they found taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only). 93% of the patients asked found Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 6% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 2% of patients using Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.

1438 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 83% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 11% of those taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) 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.

Surveying 1575 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only)) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 79% 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 Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) may have. 14% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 8% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.

When asking 1575 patients taking Medicines used for Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only) if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 85% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 12% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 4% 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 Rheumatoid arthritis (biologics only).

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