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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 [Orion]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2410 real-world patients taking Venlafaxin [Orion]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2394 patients taking Venlafaxin [Orion] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 70% responded very positively about Venlafaxin [Orion] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 19% reported that they felt Venlafaxin [Orion] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 11% of the patients asked reported that Venlafaxin [Orion] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
2409 patients taking Venlafaxin [Orion] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Orion]? 65% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Orion], while 22% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 13% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Orion].
We asked 2410 patients taking Venlafaxin [Orion] how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 97% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 2% often forgot to take their Venlafaxin [Orion] as prescribed. This leaves 1% who sadly forgot to take their Venlafaxin [Orion] 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.
2410 patients using Venlafaxin [Orion] 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 91% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Venlafaxin [Orion] as prescribed by their doctor, 7% felt they found taking Venlafaxin [Orion] very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Venlafaxin [Orion].
A patient survey asked 2410 patients just how confident they felt about taking Venlafaxin [Orion]? 71% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxin [Orion]. 21% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 8% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Venlafaxin [Orion].
2333 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Venlafaxin [Orion]. 85% said they found Venlafaxin [Orion] to be very or extremely necessary, while 10% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 5% 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.
1884 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 72% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 19% of those taking Venlafaxin [Orion] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 9% 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 2142 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Venlafaxin [Orion]) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 75% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Venlafaxin [Orion] may have. 15% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 10% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
2142 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Venlafaxin [Orion]. 77% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 16% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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