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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
56.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Venlafaxine Hydrochloride
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2410 real-world patients taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2394 patients taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 70% responded very positively about Venlafaxine Hydrochloride reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 19% reported that they felt Venlafaxine Hydrochloride was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 11% of the patients asked reported that Venlafaxine Hydrochloride had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 2409 patients taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride just how bothered they were by side effects? 65% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 22% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Venlafaxine Hydrochloride. This leaves 13% of the patients we asked who were using Venlafaxine Hydrochloride still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride.
2410 patients using Venlafaxine Hydrochloride were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 97% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Venlafaxine Hydrochloride as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Venlafaxine Hydrochloride all the time. Remembering to take your medication at the right time is so important. Try using our free app DrugStars to help you remember to take your meds correctly.
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 Venlafaxine Hydrochloride as prescribed, 7% found taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride 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 Venlafaxine Hydrochloride? 71% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride. 21% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride.
When asking 2333 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 85% said they felt taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride to be very or extremely necessary. 10% said they felt Venlafaxine Hydrochloride to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride 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 Venlafaxine Hydrochloride 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 Venlafaxine Hydrochloride 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 Venlafaxine Hydrochloride 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 Venlafaxine Hydrochloride.
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