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56.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2410 real-world patients taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2394 patients taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 70% responded very positively about Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 19% reported that they felt Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 11% of the patients asked reported that Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 2409 patients taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] how bothered they were by side effects from taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]? Of those asked 65% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 22% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 13% of patients using Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal].
We recently asked 2410 patients who reported taking Venlafaxin Retard [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 Retard [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 using Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] 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 Retard [Hexal] as prescribed by their doctor, 7% felt they found taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal].
A patient survey asked 2410 patients just how confident they felt about taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]? 71% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]. 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 Retard [Hexal].
2333 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]. 85% said they found Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] 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 Retard [Hexal] 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.
2142 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal] outweighed its disadvantages? 75% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Venlafaxin Retard [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.
2142 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Venlafaxin Retard [Hexal]. 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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