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56.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Venlafaxin [Pfizer]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2410 real-world patients taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2394 patients who were using Venlafaxin [Pfizer] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 70% were very positive about Venlafaxin [Pfizer] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 19% felt Venlafaxin [Pfizer] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt Venlafaxin [Pfizer] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
2409 patients taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer]? 65% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer], while 22% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 13% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer].
We recently asked 2410 patients who reported taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] 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 [Pfizer] 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 [Pfizer] as prescribed, 7% found taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] 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.
In a recent patient survey, we asked 2410 patients how confident they felt about taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer]? 71% felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer]. while 21% responded that they were only slightly confident leaving 8% of the patients we asked responded feeling only slightly confident when taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer].
When asking 2333 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 85% said they felt taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] to be very or extremely necessary. 10% said they felt Venlafaxin [Pfizer] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
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 [Pfizer] 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.
When we asked 2142 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 75% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] outweighed any disadvantages. 15% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 10% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
When asking 2142 patients taking Venlafaxin [Pfizer] if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 77% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 16% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Venlafaxin [Pfizer].
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