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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
56.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Venlafaxin [Hexal]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2410 real-world patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2394 patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 70% felt that Venlafaxin [Hexal] was very / extremely effective, while 19% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 11% felt that Venlafaxin [Hexal] had only a slight or very little effect.
2409 patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Hexal]? 65% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Hexal], while 22% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 13% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Hexal].
We recently asked 2410 patients who reported taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] how often they took it as prescribed? While 97% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 2% said that they often forgot to take their Venlafaxin [Hexal] 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.
2410 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 91% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] as prescribed, 7% found taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] very difficult which left 2% 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.
2410 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Venlafaxin [Hexal]? 71% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxin [Hexal]. 21% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Venlafaxin [Hexal].
When asking 2333 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 85% said they felt taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] to be very or extremely necessary. 10% said they felt Venlafaxin [Hexal] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 1884 patients using Venlafaxin [Hexal] how often they forgot to take their medication? 72% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 19% of patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 9% 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.
2142 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Venlafaxin [Hexal] outweighed its disadvantages? 75% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 15% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 10% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
We asked 2142 patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] in a recent survey if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 77% of those asked were very satisfied or satisfied with the information. While, 16% of the patients taking Venlafaxin [Hexal] when asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, leaving 7% 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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